SELENIUM IN HIGHER PLANTS.

@article{Terry2000SELENIUMIH,
  title={SELENIUM IN HIGHER PLANTS.},
  author={Norman Terry and Adel M. Zayed and M. P. de Souza and Alice S. Tarun},
  journal={Annual review of plant physiology and plant molecular biology},
  year={2000},
  volume={51},
  pages={
          401-432
        }
}
  • N. Terry, A. Zayed, A. Tarun
  • Published 28 November 2003
  • Environmental Science
  • Annual review of plant physiology and plant molecular biology
Plants vary considerably in their physiological response to selenium (Se). Some plant species growing on seleniferous soils are Se tolerant and accumulate very high concentrations of Se (Se accumulators), but most plants are Se nonaccumulators and are Se-sensitive. This review summarizes knowledge of the physiology and biochemistry of both types of plants, particularly with regard to Se uptake and transport, biochemical pathways of assimilation, volatilization and incorporation into proteins… 

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