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- Wang, Yunqiang, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Chemosphere 2019 v.236 pp. 124385
- Citrus maxima; anthocyanins; cadmium; carbon quantum dots; cell membranes; enzyme activity; gene expression regulation; genes; grapefruits; heavy metals; hydroponics; leaves; oxidative stress; peroxidation; phytotoxicity; plant growth; pollution; remediation; roots; seedlings; sorption
- ... Heavy metal pollution may affect plant growth. The focus of this study was to explore remediation agents that alleviate cadmium toxicity in plants. The Citrus maxima (grapefruit) seedlings were cultivated for 10 days under hydroponic conditions amended with different concentrations of Cd2+ (50 and 200 mg/L) and CDs (600 and 900 mg/L). Our observations on roots and leaves showed that, the plant exp ...