E Paoletti

Summary

Affiliation: Istituto per la Protezione delle Piante
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pre-exposure to ozone predisposes oak leaves to attacks by Diplodia corticola and Biscogniauxia mediterranea
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Firenze, Italy
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:222-30. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Ozone exposure and stomatal sluggishness in different plant physiognomic classes
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    Environ Pollut 158:2664-71. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Structural and physiological responses to ozone in Manna ash (Fraxinus ornus L.) leaves of seedlings and mature trees under controlled and ambient conditions
    Elena Paoletti
    Institute Plant Protection, National Council of Research, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    Sci Total Environ 407:1631-43. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Early responses to acute ozone exposure in two Fagus sylvatica clones differing in xeromorphic adaptations: photosynthetic and stomatal processes, membrane and epicuticular characteristics
    Elena Paoletti
    Istituto Protezione Piante Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019, Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
    Environ Monit Assess 128:93-108. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Use of the antiozonant ethylenediurea (EDU) in Italy: verification of the effects of ambient ozone on crop plants and trees and investigation of EDU's mode of action
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    Environ Pollut 157:1453-60. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Ethylenediurea (EDU) affects the growth of ozone-sensitive and tolerant ash (Fraxinus excelsior) trees under ambient O3 conditions
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:128-33. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Toward a biologically significant and usable standard for ozone that will also protect plants
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
    Environ Pollut 150:85-95. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Protection of ash (Fraxinus excelsior) trees from ozone injury by ethylenediurea (EDU): roles of biochemical changes and decreased stomatal conductance in enhancement of growth
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, Sesto Fiorentino, I 50019 Florence, Italy
    Environ Pollut 155:464-72. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Moving toward effective ozone flux assessment
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    Environ Pollut 156:16-9. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Why should we calculate complex indices of ozone exposure? Results from Mediterranean background sites
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019, Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    Environ Monit Assess 128:19-30. 2007

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Pre-exposure to ozone predisposes oak leaves to attacks by Diplodia corticola and Biscogniauxia mediterranea
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Firenze, Italy
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:222-30. 2007
    ..The primary cause of increased leaf injury in O3-exposed seedlings appeared to be higher germination of spores than on control leaves...
  2. doi request reprint Ozone exposure and stomatal sluggishness in different plant physiognomic classes
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    Environ Pollut 158:2664-71. 2010
    ..Similar responses were shown by snap beans and oaks, suggesting that O(3)-induced stomatal sluggishness is a common trait among different plant physiognomic classes...
  3. doi request reprint Structural and physiological responses to ozone in Manna ash (Fraxinus ornus L.) leaves of seedlings and mature trees under controlled and ambient conditions
    Elena Paoletti
    Institute Plant Protection, National Council of Research, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    Sci Total Environ 407:1631-43. 2009
    ..Given the plasticity of plant responses to ozone stress, dose/response relationships for tree seedlings in the indoor chambers cannot be extrapolated to mature trees unless ambient conditions are closely simulated...
  4. ncbi request reprint Early responses to acute ozone exposure in two Fagus sylvatica clones differing in xeromorphic adaptations: photosynthetic and stomatal processes, membrane and epicuticular characteristics
    Elena Paoletti
    Istituto Protezione Piante Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019, Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
    Environ Monit Assess 128:93-108. 2007
    ..Stomatal density and the structural damage to stomata resulting from O3 exposure did not affect gas exchange: In fact, non-stomatal limitations to photosynthesis prevailed over stomatal limitations...
  5. doi request reprint Use of the antiozonant ethylenediurea (EDU) in Italy: verification of the effects of ambient ozone on crop plants and trees and investigation of EDU's mode of action
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    Environ Pollut 157:1453-60. 2009
    ..Preliminary results suggest developing an effective soil application method for forest trees is warranted...
  6. ncbi request reprint Ethylenediurea (EDU) affects the growth of ozone-sensitive and tolerant ash (Fraxinus excelsior) trees under ambient O3 conditions
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:128-33. 2007
    ..However, no EDU effects were recorded at the fine root and tree level. Therefore, a potential for EDU protection against O3-caused growth losses of forest trees should be evaluated during longer-term experiments...
  7. ncbi request reprint Toward a biologically significant and usable standard for ozone that will also protect plants
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
    Environ Pollut 150:85-95. 2007
    ..We also present major challenges to the development of an air quality standard for ozone that has both biological significance and practicality in usage...
  8. doi request reprint Protection of ash (Fraxinus excelsior) trees from ozone injury by ethylenediurea (EDU): roles of biochemical changes and decreased stomatal conductance in enhancement of growth
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, Sesto Fiorentino, I 50019 Florence, Italy
    Environ Pollut 155:464-72. 2008
    ..As total ascorbic acid increased only in the asymptomatic trees, its role in alleviating O(3) effects on leaf growth and visible injury is controversial...
  9. doi request reprint Moving toward effective ozone flux assessment
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    Environ Pollut 156:16-9. 2008
    ..All these approaches should be experimentally tested in different and realistic conditions, before the results are transferred to the field and used in effective O(3) flux modelling and assessment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Why should we calculate complex indices of ozone exposure? Results from Mediterranean background sites
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019, Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    Environ Monit Assess 128:19-30. 2007
    ..As indices evaluated significantly correlated with each other, we suggest use of the most biologically meaningful metric when summarizing air quality information...
  11. ncbi request reprint Key studies on air pollution and climate change impacts on forests: an introduction
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019, Sesto Fiorentino, Firenze, Italy
    Environ Monit Assess 128:1-3. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint Photosynthetic responses to elevated CO(2) and O(3) in Quercus ilex leaves at a natural CO(2) spring
    E Paoletti
    Istituto Protezione Piante, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Via Madonna del Piano 10, Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    Environ Pollut 147:516-24. 2007
    ..A long-term exposure to H(2)S, reflected by higher foliar S-content, and CO(2) might depress the antioxidant capacity of leaves close to the vent and increase their O(3) sensitivity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Ozone slows stomatal response to light and leaf wounding in a Mediterranean evergreen broadleaf, Arbutus unedo
    Elena Paoletti
    Istituto Protezione Piante, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Via Madonna del Piano, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
    Environ Pollut 134:439-45. 2005
    ..Mediterranean evergreen broadleaves are regarded as tolerant to O3 exposure. Nevertheless, measurements of steady-state gs at midday may not account for altered stomatal responses to stressors...
  14. ncbi request reprint Erratum to "Structural and physiological responses to ozone in Manna ash (Fraxinus ornus L.) leaves of seedlings and mature trees under controlled and ambient conditions"
    Elena Paoletti
    Institute Plant Protection, National Council of Research, Via Madonna del Piano 10, Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    Sci Total Environ 408:2014-24. 2010
    ..Given the plasticity of plant responses to ozone stress, dose/response relationships for tree seedlings in the indoor chambers cannot be extrapolated to mature trees unless ambient conditions are closely simulated...
  15. ncbi request reprint UV-B and Mediterranean forest species: direct effects and ecological consequences
    E Paoletti
    Istituto Protezione Piante, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Via Madonna del Piano, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
    Environ Pollut 137:372-9. 2005
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  16. ncbi request reprint Does living in elevated CO2 ameliorate tree response to ozone? A review on stomatal responses
    Elena Paoletti
    Istituto Protezione Piante, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Via Madonna del Piano, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
    Environ Pollut 137:483-93. 2005
    ..Confirmation that g(s) acclimation to CO2 enrichment does not lessen over time is critical for developing meaningful O3 flux scenarios...
  17. ncbi request reprint Impact of ozone on Mediterranean forests: a review
    E Paoletti
    Istituto Protezione Piante, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
    Environ Pollut 144:463-74. 2006
    ..Implications for risk assessment (flux-based CL, level III, non-stomatal deposition) are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Gravitational infusion of ethylenediurea (EDU) into trunks protected adult European ash trees (Fraxinus excelsior L.) from foliar ozone injury
    E Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    Environ Pollut 145:869-73. 2007
    ..Gravitational infusion of EDU resulted in protection from ozone injury for ozone-sensitive ash trees. The amount of EDU needed to provide protection is assumed to be in the range 13-26 mg m(-2) leaf...
  19. doi request reprint Advances of air pollution science: from forest decline to multiple-stress effects on forest ecosystem services
    E Paoletti
    Institute of Plant Protection, National Council of Research, Via Madonna del Piano 10, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    Environ Pollut 158:1986-9. 2010
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  20. doi request reprint Ozone and urban forests in Italy
    Elena Paoletti
    IPP CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    Environ Pollut 157:1506-12. 2009
    ..A preliminary list of tree species for urban planning in the Mediterranean area shows the average tree capacity of O(3) removal and VOC emission...
  21. ncbi request reprint Measuring, modelling and testing ozone exposure, flux and effects on vegetation in southern European conditions--what does not work? A review from Italy
    M Ferretti
    DBV, Universita di Firenze, Florence, Italy
    Environ Pollut 146:648-58. 2007
    ..This paper reviews levels, uptake and vegetation response to O3 in Italy over recent years to discuss value, uncertainty and feasibility of different approaches to risk assessment...
  22. doi request reprint Deciduous shrubs for ozone bioindication: Hibiscus syriacus as an example
    Elena Paoletti
    Institut Plant Protection IPP, National Council Research CNR, Via Madonna del Piano 10, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Florence, Italy
    Environ Pollut 157:865-70. 2009
    ..EDU is recommended as a simple tool for diagnosing ambient ozone visible injury on field vegetation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Impacts of air pollution and climate change on forest ecosystems--emerging research needs
    Elena Paoletti
    Istituto Protezione Piante, Consiglio Nazionale Ricerche, Via Madonna del Piano 10, I 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Firenze, Italy
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:1-8. 2007
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  24. doi request reprint Introduction: Forests under anthropogenic pressure--effects of air pollution, climate change and urban development
    Andrzej Bytnerowicz
    Environ Pollut 155:389-90. 2008
  25. ncbi request reprint Visible foliar injury and physiological responses to ozone in Italian provenances of Fraxinus excelsior and F. ornus
    Nicla Contran
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Milano Bicocca, Piazza della Scienza 1, Milan, Italy
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:90-7. 2007
    ..excelsior and more in F. ornus. Visible injury was earlier and more severe in F. excelsior from Piedmont than from Tuscany, while the provenance did not affect visible injury onset and extent in F. ornus...
  26. ncbi request reprint XXII IUFRO World Congress, 2005 Brisbane - air pollution and climate change: a global overview of the effects on forest vegetation
    Marcus Schaub
    Environ Pollut 147:429. 2007
  27. ncbi request reprint Integrated effects of air pollution and climate change on forests: a northern hemisphere perspective
    Andrzej Bytnerowicz
    USDA Forest Service, Riverside, CA 92507, USA
    Environ Pollut 147:438-45. 2007
    ..A simultaneous addressing of the air pollution and climate change effects on forests may result in more effective research, management and monitoring as well as better integration of local, national and global environmental policies...
  28. ncbi request reprint Morphological and physiological damage by surfactant-polluted seaspray on Pinus pinea and Pinus halepensis
    Giovanni Nicolotti
    D I VA P R A Plant Pathology, University of Torino, Via Leonardo da Vinci 44, Grugliasco, Torino, Italy
    Environ Monit Assess 105:175-91. 2005
    ..The most useful parameters were: directionality of crown damage, surfactant depositions on the needles, chloride accumulation in the needles, structural injury to epistomatal chambers, needle water content and potential...
  29. ncbi request reprint Gravitational stress on germinating Pinus pinea seeds
    Francesco Ranaldi
    Dipartimento di Scienze Biochimiche, Laboratorio di Chimica Medica, Universita di Firenze, Viale Pieraccini, 6, 50139 Firenze, Italy
    C R Biol 326:553-64. 2003
    ..These differences in germination are not found for dry seeds...