MNV Prasad Contents

14.1 Introduction 253

14.2 Molecular/Adaptive Physiology and Genetics of Metal Hyperaccumulation in Plants 254

14.3 Plant Metallothionein Genes and Genetic Engineering for Phytoremediation of

Toxic Metals 254

14.3.1 Mercuric Ion Reduction and Resistance 258

14.4 Zinc-Transporting Genes in Plants 259

14.5 Ferritin Expression in Rice 262

14.6 Genetic Manipulation of Organic Acid Biosynthesis 262

14.7 Molecular Genetic and Transgenic Strategies for Phytoremediation Hyperacumulation...263

14.8 Conclusions 264

References 265

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