Book 2013

Heavy Metal Stress in Plants

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ISBN: 978-3-642-38468-4 (Print) 978-3-642-38469-1 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-17

    Metalloenzymes Involved in the Metabolism of Reactive Oxygen Species and Heavy Metal Stress

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    Pages 19-41

    Metal Transporters in Plants

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    Chapter

    Pages 43-71

    Biochemistry of Metals/Metalloids Toward Remediation Process

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    Chapter

    Pages 73-94

    Role of Phytochelatins in Heavy Metal Stress and Detoxification Mechanisms in Plants

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    Chapter

    Pages 95-110

    Detoxification and Tolerance of Heavy Metal in Tobacco Plants

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    Chapter

    Pages 111-120

    Heavy Metal Uptake and Tolerance of Charophytes

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    Chapter

    Pages 121-147

    Molecular Mechanisms Involved in Lead Uptake, Toxicity and Detoxification in Higher Plants

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    Chapter

    Pages 149-161

    Interpopulation Responses to Metal Pollution: Metal Tolerance in Wetland Plants

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    Chapter

    Pages 163-172

    Intraspecific Variation in Metal Tolerance of Plants

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    Chapter

    Pages 173-201

    Metallomics and Metabolomics of Plants Under Environmental Stress Caused by Metals

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    Chapter

    Pages 203-224

    Biogeochemical Cycling of Arsenic in Soil–Plant Continuum: Perspectives for Phytoremediation

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    Pages 225-239

    Evaluation of the Potential of Salt Marsh Plants for Metal Phytoremediation in Estuarine Environment

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 241-242