Tropical Fruits
1. Virus and virus-like diseases of citrus in West-Africa: an overview

Fabrice Afloukou; Laurence Dossou; Valerien Zinsou

Volume 3, Special Issue - Abiotic and Biotic Stresses , Winter and Spring 2020, , Pages 129-138

http://dx.doi.org/10.22077/jhpr.2020.2966.1120

Abstract
  Purpose: In sub-Sahara Africa, citrus is mainly cultivated in the coastal countries. It plays important nutritional and socio-economical roles by providing vitamins and minerals to consumers and cash to farmers. The crop is being challenged by many constraints. The purpose of this review is to inventory ...  Read More

Tropical Fruits
2. Variability of physicochemical properties of ‘Deglet Nour’ date fruits collected from different oases in Djerid Region, Tunisia

Rihab Taha; Ben Maachia Sihem; Sindic Marianne; Sahli Ali; Namsi Ahmed; Messaoud Mars

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2020, , Pages 85-100

http://dx.doi.org/10.22077/jhpr.2019.2569.1066

Abstract
  Purpose: Quality and physical characteristics of date palm changes during growth and maturation stages of fruits in main production areas in the south of Tunisia. Research Method: The effect of season, ripening date and climatic conditions (temperature and relative humidity) on physicochemical characteristics ...  Read More

Tropical Fruits
3. Organic versus conventional ‘Prata-Anã’ banana: effects on quality, bioactive compounds and oxidative markers

Aurelice Oliveira; Monica Maria Lopes; Kellina Oliveira de Souza; Luciana de Siqueira Oliveira; Carlos Farley Moura; Maria Raquel de Miranda

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter and Spring 2019, , Pages 1-12

http://dx.doi.org/10.22077/jhpr.2018.1743.1027

Abstract
  Purpose: The objective of this work was to evaluate the effects of two systems of cultivation on the banana crop (Musa spp.) in the postharvest quality, bioactive compounds and phenylalanine ammonia-lyase during ripening process. Research method: Changes in physicochemical parameters, non-antioxidant, ...  Read More