Phytoremediation

Phytoremediation

1st Edition - May 17, 2017

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  • Editors: Ann Cuypers, Jaco Vangronsveld
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128028896
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128028537

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Phytoremediation, Volume 83, the latest release in the Advances in Botanical Research series, covers a variety of new topics, including Metallophytes from calamine and serpentine soils (incl. tolerance mechanisms), The (endophytic) microbiome of plants from metal contaminated environments: small organisms (inhabitants), large influence, the Potential role of plant-associated bacteria in plant metal uptake and implications in phytotechnologies, Plant associated fungi from trace element rich soils and their possible role in metal uptake by their host plants, Phytoextraction: Status and Promise, Molecular and cellular aspects of contaminant toxicity in plants, and a section on Bio- and phytoremediation of pesticide-contaminated environments: a Review. This series publishes in-depth and up-to-date reviews on a wide range of topics in the plant sciences, featuring reviews by recognized experts on all aspects of plant genetics, biochemistry, cell biology, molecular biology, physiology and ecology.

Key Features

  • Publishes in-depth and up-to-date reviews on a wide range of topics in the plant sciences
  • Presents the latest information on phytoremediation
  • Features a wide range of reviews by recognized experts

Readership

Postgraduates and researchers in plant sciences, including botany, plant biochemistry, plant physiology, plant pathology, virology, entomology, and molecular biology

Table of Contents

  • 1. Metallophytes from calamine and serpentine soils (incl. tolerance mechanisms)
    Malgorzata Wojcik
    2. The (endophytic) microbiome of plants from metal contaminated environments: small organisms (inhabitants), large influence
    Sofie Thijs
    3. Potential role of plant-associated bacteria in plant metal uptake and implications in phytotechnologies
    Petra Susan Kidd
    4. Plant associated fungi from trace element rich soils and their possible role in metal uptake by their host plants.
    Francois Rineau
    5. Phytoextraction: Status and Promise
    Rufus Lee Chaney
    6. Molecular and cellular aspects of contaminant toxicity in plants
    Els Keunen and Sophie Hendrix
    7. Bio- and phytoremediation of pesticide-contaminated environments: a review
    Nele Weyens
    8. Plants and air phytoremediation
    Stanislaw W. Gawronski

Product details

  • No. of pages: 412
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2017
  • Published: May 17, 2017
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128028896
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128028537

About the Serial Volume Editors

Ann Cuypers

Professor Cuypers is a professor at Hasselt University

Affiliations and Expertise

Hasselt University

Jaco Vangronsveld

Professor Vangronsveld is a professor at Hasselt University

Affiliations and Expertise

Hasselt University

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