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The most immediate response to wounding is the oxidation of preexisting phenolic compounds and hence their degradation. Thus, the chlorogenic acid content of tomato fruit pericarp falls for 6 h after wounding, and activation of phenolic metabolism occurs later, with an increase in phenylalanine ammonia-lyase activity and consequent accumulation of chlorogenic acid, feruloyl-, p-coumaroyl, and sinapoyl-glucose . Such an accumulation of caﬀeoylquinic acids or caﬀeoyl-and dicaﬀeoyl tartaric acids is also observed in shredded carrots and in minimally processed lettuce leaves [89– 91], although its intensity may depend on storage conditions, either in air or in controlled atmospheres.