Volume 21 2012

The Plant Family Brassicaceae

Contribution Towards Phytoremediation

ISBN: 978-94-007-3912-3 (Print) 978-94-007-3913-0 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

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    Pages 1-33

    The Plant Family Brassicaceae: An Introduction

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    Pages 35-69

    Current Status of Toxic Metals Addition to Environment and Its Consequences

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    Pages 71-97

    Cadmium Accumulation by Plants of Brassicaceae Family and Its Connection with Their Primary and Secondary Metabolism

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    Pages 99-137

    Metal Hyperaccumulation and Tolerance in Alyssum, Arabidopsis and Thlaspi: An Overview

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    Pages 139-152

    Brassica Rhizosphere-Microbe Interactions and Their Role in Phytoremediation

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    Pages 153-169

    Phytoremediation of Heavy Metals by Brassica juncea in Aquatic and Terrestrial Environment

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    Pages 171-211

    Toxic Metals Accumulation, Tolerance and Homeostasis in Brassicaoilseed Species: Overview of Physiological, Biochemical and Molecular Mechanisms

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    Pages 213-237

    The Role of Plant Growth-Promoting Rhizosphere Bacteria in Toxic Metal Extraction by Brassica spp.

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    Pages 239-263

    Biochemical and Functional Responses of Arabidopsis thaliana Exposed to Cadmium, Copper and Zinc

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    Pages 265-287

    Brassicas in Turkey and Their Potential Role for Degraded Habitats’ Remediation

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    Pages 289-311

    Chelate Assisted Phytoextraction Using Oilseed Brassicas

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    Pages 313-330

    Roles of Rhizospheric Processes and Plant Physiology in Applied Phytoremediation of Contaminated Soils Using Brassica Oilseeds

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 331-339