Physiology and Biochemistry of Metal Toxicity and Tolerance in Plants

  • M. N. V. Prasad
  • Kazimierz Strzałka

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. L. Sanità Di Toppi, M. N. V. Prasad, S. Ottonello
    Pages 59-93
  3. B. Myśliwa-Kurdziel, K. Strzałka
    Pages 201-227
  4. B. Myśliwa-Kurdziel, M. N. V. Prasad, K. Strzałka
    Pages 229-255
  5. Elżbieta Romanowska
    Pages 257-285
  6. Z. Krupa, A. Siedlecka, E. Skórzynska-Polit, W. Maksymiec
    Pages 287-301
  7. A. Siedlecka, Z. Krupa
    Pages 303-324
  8. Grażyna Kłobus, Marek Burzyński, Józef Buczek
    Pages 325-355
  9. Brahma B. Panda, Kamal K. Panda
    Pages 395-414
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 427-432

About this book


The aim of this book is to give an overview of the most important aspects of physiological and biochemical basis for metal toxicity and tolerance in plants. The book is expected to serve as a reference to university and college teachers, students of plant sciences, environmental biology, environmental biotechnology, agriculture, horticulture, forestry, plant molecular biology, and genetics.


Protein Transport biochemistry biodiversity biology biotechnology detoxification environment enzymes heavy metal metabolism nitrogen photosynthesis physiology

Editors and affiliations

  • M. N. V. Prasad
    • 1
  • Kazimierz Strzałka
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Plant SciencesUniversity of HyderabadHyderabadIndia
  2. 2.Department of Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, The Institute of Molecular BiologyJagiellonian UniversityKrakówPoland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2002
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-90-481-5952-9
  • Online ISBN 978-94-017-2660-3
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