The Effect of EDTA on Maize Seedlings Response to Cd-Induced Stress

Małgorzata Wójcik, Anna Tukendorf
1999 Zeitschrift für Naturforschung C - A Journal of Biosciences  
Growth parameters of maize seedlings were studied as well as cadmium content in plants in function of the EDTA dose applied to the nutrient medium. No increase in Cd accumulation was found in plants under the influence of EDTA, but this chelating agent was observed to suppress the effect of Cd toxicity on the plant growth
doi:10.1515/znc-1999-9-1022 fatcat:orxerou4hnextlpzpoqvzgyjuy