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- Abdelkrim, Souhir; Jebara, Salwa Harzalli; Saadani, Omar; Chiboub, Manel; Abid, Ghassen; Mannai, Khediri; Jebara, Moez
- Archives of microbiology 2019 v.201 no.1 pp. 107-121
- Bacillus megaterium; Bacillus simplex; Ensifer meliloti; Lathyrus sativus; Pseudomonas fluorescens; Rhizobium leguminosarum; Variovorax; bacteria; biomass production; cadmium; copper; genes; heavy metals; lead; metal tolerance; nutrients; phytomass; phytoremediation; polluted soils; polymerase chain reaction; ribosomal DNA; root nodules; shoots; soil properties; zinc
- ... In this study, two populations of leguminous plants Lathyrus sativus were grown in four soils that were collected from sites differently contaminated by heavy metals. Evaluations included basic soil properties, concentrations of major nutrients and four metals (copper, zinc, lead and cadmium) in these soils. Investigation of Lathyrus sativus response to contamination showed that the increase of he ...