I= RESPONSE OF MUNGEAN [VIGNA RADIATA (L.) WILCZEK] TO EXOGENOUSLY APPLIED CADMIUM: ELUCIDATION OF POSSIBLE TOLERANCE MECHANISM
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Title of Thesis
RESPONSE OF MUNGEAN [VIGNA RADIATA (L.) WILCZEK] TO EXOGENOUSLY APPLIED CADMIUM: ELUCIDATION OF POSSIBLE TOLERANCE MECHANISM

Author(s)
Abdul Ghani
Institute/University/Department Details
University of Agriculture, Faisalabad
Session
2005
Subject
Botany
Number of Pages
122
Keywords (Extracted from title, table of contents and abstract of thesis)
mungean, vigna radiata l. wilczek, cadmium, tolerance mechanism, metal stress, environmental constraints, toxicity, cadmium toxicity

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1 0 Contents
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2 1 Introduction 1
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3 2 Review Of Literature 7
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  2.1 Interactions Of Metal Stress With Other Environmental Constraints 7
  2.2 Heavy Metals Effects On Plants 8
  2.3 Symptoms Of Toxicity 9
  2.4 Metal Toxicity And Plant Functions 10
  2.5 Factors Affecting Metal Availability 16
  2.6 Tissue Metal Ion Concentration And Grown 19
  2.7 Mechanisms Of Metal Stress Tolerance 20
  2.8 Mechanism Of Metal Uptake And Transport 26
  2.9 Cadmium Toxicity In Higher Plants 30
  2.10 Mungbean And Cadmium Toxicity 33
4 3 Materials And Methods 37
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  3.1 General Experimental Details 37
  3.2 Characteristics Of Soil And Water Used In The Experiments 37
  3.3 Source Of Mungbean Seed 38
  3.4 Assessment Of Genetic Variability For Cd -Tolerance At Various Growth Stages 39
  3.5 Detailed Physiological Comparison Of Cd -Tolerance And Sensitive Varieties 41
  3.6 Time Course Change In Physiological Parameters Under Cd-Stress 44
  3.7 Statistical Analysis 45
  3.8 Chemicals 46
5 4 Results And Discussion 47
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  4.1 Genetic Variability In Mungbean For Cd - Tolerance Various Growth Stages 48
  4.2 Comparative Response Of Selected Cd +2 Tolerance Sensitive Varieties To Cd -Levels At Seeding, Vegetative, Reproductive And Maturity Stages 59
  4.3 Time Course Changes In Growth And Physiological Parameters Under Cd Stress 69
  4.4 General Discussion 76
  4.5 Future Prospects 83
6 5 Summary 84
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7 6 Literature Cited 87
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