TNT Phytotransformation Pathway Characteristics in Arabidopsis: Role of Aromatic Hydroxylamines

@article{Subramanian2006TNTPP,
  title={TNT Phytotransformation Pathway Characteristics in Arabidopsis: Role of Aromatic Hydroxylamines},
  author={Muralidharan Subramanian and David J. Oliver and Jacqueline V. Shanks},
  journal={Biotechnology Progress},
  year={2006},
  volume={22}
}
Basic knowledge of the plant transformation pathways of TNT will aid phytoremediation design and assessment. While TNT transformation by plant metabolism has been demonstrated in previous studies, the presence and role of hydroxylamines in the transformation pathway has not been sufficiently understood. Hydroxylamines are unequivocally shown to be formed by plant transformation of TNT by two axenic plant systems (Arabidopsis thalianaandCatharanthus roseus). In addition, confirmation was… Expand
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