Molecular ecotoxicology of plants

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Springer , Berlin, New York
Plant molecular biology, Plants, Effect of stress on, Plant ecophysi
StatementH. Sandermann (ed.)
SeriesEcological studies -- v. 170
ContributionsSandermann, Heinrich
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQK728 .M6 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 241 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15448331M
ISBN 103540009523
LC Control Number2003054788

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The book concentrates on ecological functions and relates molecular stress responses and signalling pathways to environmental interactions.

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Part of book: Toxicology - New Aspects to This Scientific Conundrum. Comparative Genotoxicity Analysis of Heavy Metal Contamination in Higher Plants. By Sumer Aras, Semra Soydam Aydin, Didem Aksoy Körpe and Çiğdem Dönmez.

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Glyphosate-based herbicides (GBHs) are chemicals developed to control unwanted plants such as weeds or algae. These chemicals act on EPSPS enzyme that blocks the production of tyrosine, phenylalanine, and tryptophan amino acids causing plant death.

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Understanding the nature of interactions between nanoparticles and plants is crucial for assessing their uptake, distribution, and toxicity associated with exposure of plants to nanoparticles.

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