thlaspi

Summary

Summary: A plant genus of the family BRASSICACEAE that is grown in rock gardens. T. arvense is grown for its large, round ornamental seed pods. The common name of pennycress usually refers to this genus but may also refer to the genus Microthlaspi.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Field evaluation of Cd and Zn phytoextraction potential by the hyperaccumulators Thlaspi caerulescens and Arabidopsis halleri
    S P McGrath
    Agriculture and the Environment Division, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Herts AL5 2JQ, UK
    Environ Pollut 141:115-25. 2006
  2. ncbi The heavy metal hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens expresses many species-specific genes, as identified by comparative expressed sequence tag analysis
    Diana Rigola
    Laboratory of Genetics, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Arboretumlaan 4, NL 6703 BD Wageningen, The Netherlands
    New Phytol 170:753-65. 2006
  3. ncbi Multivariate analysis of protein profiles of metal hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens accessions
    Marjo H Tuomainen
    Institute of Applied Biotechnology, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Proteomics 6:3696-706. 2006
  4. doi MTP1-dependent Zn sequestration into shoot vacuoles suggests dual roles in Zn tolerance and accumulation in Zn-hyperaccumulating plants
    Jeffery L Gustin
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA
    Plant J 57:1116-27. 2009
  5. doi Functional characterization of NRAMP3 and NRAMP4 from the metal hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens
    Ronald J F J Oomen
    Institut des Sciences du Vegetal, CNRS, Avenue de la Terrasse, Gif sur Yvette, France
    New Phytol 181:637-50. 2009
  6. doi Elevated expression of TcHMA3 plays a key role in the extreme Cd tolerance in a Cd-hyperaccumulating ecotype of Thlaspi caerulescens
    Daisei Ueno
    Institute of Plant Science and Resources, Okayama University, Chuo 2 20 1, Kurashiki 710 0046, Japan
    Plant J 66:852-62. 2011
  7. ncbi Characterization of Ni-tolerant methylobacteria associated with the hyperaccumulating plant Thlaspi goesingense and description of Methylobacterium goesingense sp. nov
    Rughia Idris
    ARC Seibersdorf Research GmbH, Department of Bioresources, Seibersdorf, Austria
    Syst Appl Microbiol 29:634-44. 2006
  8. ncbi Expression and functional analysis of metal transporter genes in two contrasting ecotypes of the hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens
    Sonia Plaza
    Crop Performance and Improvement Division, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Hertfordshire AL5 2JQ, UK
    J Exp Bot 58:1717-28. 2007
  9. ncbi Thlaspi caerulescens on nonmetalliferous soil in Luxembourg: ecological niche and genetic variation in mineral element composition
    Mireille Molitor
    Laboratoire de Génétique et Ecologie Végétales Jardin Massart, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, chaussée de Wavre 1850, B 1160 Brussels, Belgium
    New Phytol 165:503-12. 2005
  10. ncbi Cloning of three ZIP/Nramp transporter genes from a Ni hyperaccumulator plant Thlaspi japonicum and their Ni2+-transport abilities
    Takafumi Mizuno
    Faculty of Bioresources, Mie University, Kurimamachiya cho 1577, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Plant Physiol Biochem 43:793-801. 2005

Detail Information

Publications145 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Field evaluation of Cd and Zn phytoextraction potential by the hyperaccumulators Thlaspi caerulescens and Arabidopsis halleri
    S P McGrath
    Agriculture and the Environment Division, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Herts AL5 2JQ, UK
    Environ Pollut 141:115-25. 2006
    ..agents, different sowing strategies and length of growing season on the extraction of Cd and Zn from soils by Thlaspi caerulescens and Arabidopsis halleri. None of the mobilizing agents used enhanced metal accumulation by T...
  2. ncbi The heavy metal hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens expresses many species-specific genes, as identified by comparative expressed sequence tag analysis
    Diana Rigola
    Laboratory of Genetics, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Arboretumlaan 4, NL 6703 BD Wageningen, The Netherlands
    New Phytol 170:753-65. 2006
    b>Thlaspi caerulescens is a natural zinc (Zn), cadmium (Cd) and nickel (Ni) hyperaccumulator and an emerging plant model species to study heavy metal hyperaccumulation and tolerance...
  3. ncbi Multivariate analysis of protein profiles of metal hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens accessions
    Marjo H Tuomainen
    Institute of Applied Biotechnology, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Proteomics 6:3696-706. 2006
    b>Thlaspi caerulescens is increasingly acknowledged as one of the best models for studying metal hyperaccumulation in plants...
  4. doi MTP1-dependent Zn sequestration into shoot vacuoles suggests dual roles in Zn tolerance and accumulation in Zn-hyperaccumulating plants
    Jeffery L Gustin
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA
    Plant J 57:1116-27. 2009
    The integral membrane protein Thlaspi goesingense metal tolerance protein 1 (TgMTP1) has been suggested to play an important role in Zn hyperaccumulation in T. goesingense...
  5. doi Functional characterization of NRAMP3 and NRAMP4 from the metal hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens
    Ronald J F J Oomen
    Institut des Sciences du Vegetal, CNRS, Avenue de la Terrasse, Gif sur Yvette, France
    New Phytol 181:637-50. 2009
    ..Here, we identified TcNRAMP3 and TcNRAMP4, the closest homologues to AtNRAMP3 and AtNRAMP4 in Thlaspi caerulescens and characterized them by expression analysis, confocal imaging and heterologous expression in yeast ..
  6. doi Elevated expression of TcHMA3 plays a key role in the extreme Cd tolerance in a Cd-hyperaccumulating ecotype of Thlaspi caerulescens
    Daisei Ueno
    Institute of Plant Science and Resources, Okayama University, Chuo 2 20 1, Kurashiki 710 0046, Japan
    Plant J 66:852-62. 2011
    ..characterized an allelic gene, TcHMA3 (heavy metal ATPase 3) from two ecotypes (Ganges and Prayon) of Thlaspi caerulescens contrasting in Cd accumulation and tolerance...
  7. ncbi Characterization of Ni-tolerant methylobacteria associated with the hyperaccumulating plant Thlaspi goesingense and description of Methylobacterium goesingense sp. nov
    Rughia Idris
    ARC Seibersdorf Research GmbH, Department of Bioresources, Seibersdorf, Austria
    Syst Appl Microbiol 29:634-44. 2006
    ..iRII2, iRIII1, iRIV1 and iRIV2) were obtained from the rhizosphere and endosphere of hyperaccumulating plant Thlaspi goesingense grown in Redschlag, Austria [R. Idris, R. Trifonova, M. Puschenreiter, W.W. Wenzel, A...
  8. ncbi Expression and functional analysis of metal transporter genes in two contrasting ecotypes of the hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens
    Sonia Plaza
    Crop Performance and Improvement Division, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Hertfordshire AL5 2JQ, UK
    J Exp Bot 58:1717-28. 2007
    Zinc (Zn) hyperaccumulation is a constitutive property of Thlaspi caerulescens, whereas cadmium (Cd) hyperaccumulation varies greatly among different ecotypes. The molecular basis of this variation is unknown...
  9. ncbi Thlaspi caerulescens on nonmetalliferous soil in Luxembourg: ecological niche and genetic variation in mineral element composition
    Mireille Molitor
    Laboratoire de Génétique et Ecologie Végétales Jardin Massart, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, chaussée de Wavre 1850, B 1160 Brussels, Belgium
    New Phytol 165:503-12. 2005
    Forty-seven populations of Thlaspi caerulescens in Luxembourg were characterised for population size, soil mineral element composition and other habitat characteristics...
  10. ncbi Cloning of three ZIP/Nramp transporter genes from a Ni hyperaccumulator plant Thlaspi japonicum and their Ni2+-transport abilities
    Takafumi Mizuno
    Faculty of Bioresources, Mie University, Kurimamachiya cho 1577, Tsu, Mie 514 8507, Japan
    Plant Physiol Biochem 43:793-801. 2005
    ..for Ni2+-transport and homeostasis, we cloned their homologous genes from the Ni hyperaccumulator Thlaspi japonicum, and investigated their Ni-transporting abilities by expression in yeast...
  11. pmc Reciprocal grafting separates the roles of the root and shoot in zinc hyperaccumulation in Thlaspi caerulescens
    Marcelo A de Guimarães
    Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47906, USA
    New Phytol 184:323-9. 2009
    ..We used reciprocal grafting between a Zn hyperaccumulator, Thlaspi caerulescens, and a Zn nonaccumulator, Thlaspi perfoliatum, to determine the relative importance of roots and ..
  12. ncbi Root-to-shoot long-distance circulation of nicotianamine and nicotianamine-nickel chelates in the metal hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens
    Stéphane Mari
    Biochimie et Physiologie Moleculaire des Plantes, CNRS UMR 5004, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Universite Montpellier 2, Ecole Nationale Supérieure d Agronomie, 2 place Viala, F 34060 Montpellier cedex 2, France
    J Exp Bot 57:4111-22. 2006
    ..b>Thlaspi caerulescens is capable of tolerating and hyperaccumulating Zn, Cd, and Ni...
  13. doi Thlaspi caerulescens (Brassicaceae) population genetics in western Switzerland: is the genetic structure affected by natural variation of soil heavy metal concentrations?
    Guillaume Besnard
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Biophore, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    New Phytol 181:974-84. 2009
    b>Thlaspi caerulescens (Brassicaceae) is a promising plant model with which to study heavy metal hyperaccumulation...
  14. ncbi Reaction norms of life history traits in response to zinc in Thlaspi caerulescens from metalliferous and nonmetalliferous sites
    Caroline Dechamps
    Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Laboratoire de Génétique et Ecologie Végétales Jardin Massart, chaussée de Wavre 1850, 1160 Brussels, Belgium
    New Phytol 173:191-8. 2007
    We examined phenotypic plasticity of fitness components in response to zinc (Zn) in the Zn hyperaccumulator, Thlaspi caerulescens...
  15. pmc Impact of metal pollution and Thlaspi caerulescens growth on soil microbial communities
    Lur Epelde
    NEIKER Tecnalia, Department of Ecosystems, c Berreaga 1, E 48160 Derio, Spain
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:7843-53. 2010
    ..hyperaccumulators, a microcosm experiment was carried out to study the impacts of Zn and/or Cd pollution and Thlaspi caerulescens growth on key soil microbial properties: basal respiration; substrate-induced respiration (SIR); ..
  16. pmc Differential regulation of serine acetyltransferase is involved in nickel hyperaccumulation in Thlaspi goesingense
    Gunnam Na
    Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    J Biol Chem 286:40423-32. 2011
    When growing in its native habitat, Thlaspi goesingense can hyperaccumulate 1.2% of its shoot dry weight as nickel...
  17. doi Comparison of essential and non-essential element distribution in leaves of the Cd/Zn hyperaccumulator Thlaspi praecox as revealed by micro-PIXE
    Katarina Vogel-Mikus
    Department of Biology, Biotechnical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Plant Cell Environ 31:1484-96. 2008
    A detailed localization of elements in leaf tissues of the field-collected Cd/Zn hyperaccumulator Thlaspi praecox (Brassicaceae) growing at a highly metal-polluted site was determined by micro-proton-induced X-ray emission (micro-PIXE) ..
  18. doi Comparison of two ecotypes of the metal hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens (J. & C. PRESL) at the transcriptional level
    Markus Plessl
    Institute of Biochemical Plant Pathology, Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen German Research Center for Environmental Health, Neuherberg, Germany
    Protoplasma 239:81-93. 2010
    This paper investigates differences in gene expression among the two Thlaspi caerulescens ecotypes La Calamine (LC) and Lellingen (LE) that have been shown to differ in metal tolerance and metal uptake...
  19. doi Isolation and characterization of Arabidopsis halleri and Thlaspi caerulescens phytochelatin synthases
    Claire Lise Meyer
    Faculte des Sciences, Laboratoire de Physiologie and de Génétique moléculaire des Plantes, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Campus Plaine CP242, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    Planta 234:83-95. 2011
    ..screens in two yeast species to identify genes expressed by two Cd hyperaccumulators (Arabidopsis halleri and Thlaspi caerulescens) and involved in cellular Cd tolerance...
  20. doi A thiocyanate-forming protein generates multiple products upon allylglucosinolate breakdown in Thlaspi arvense
    Jennifer C Kuchernig
    Institute of Pharmaceutical Biology, Technische Universitat Braunschweig, Mendelssohnstr 1, D 38106 Braunschweig, Germany
    Phytochemistry 72:1699-709. 2011
    ..on cDNA cloning, heterologous expression and characterization of TaTFP, a thiocyanate-forming protein (TFP) from Thlaspi arvense L...
  21. ncbi Metal availability and soil toxicity after repeated croppings of Thlaspi caerulescens in metal contaminated soils
    Catherine Keller
    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, ENAC ISTE Laboratory of Soil Science, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Environ Pollut 131:243-54. 2004
    ..and without Fe amendment and an acidic soil, we performed a pot experiment with three successive croppings of Thlaspi caerulescens followed by 3 months without plant and 7 weeks with lettuce...
  22. doi Transcriptional regulation of metal transport genes and mineral nutrition during acclimatization to cadmium and zinc in the Cd/Zn hyperaccumulator, Thlaspi caerulescens (Ganges population)
    Hendrik Küpper
    Robert W Holley Center for Agriculture and Health, USDA ARS, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    New Phytol 185:114-29. 2010
    ..uptake and cellular expression levels for metal transporter genes in the cadmium (Cd)/zinc (Zn) hyperaccumulator, Thlaspi caerulescens during whole plant and leaf ontogenesis under different long-term treatments with Zn and Cd...
  23. pmc The metal tolerance profile of Thlaspi goesingense is mimicked in Arabidopsis thaliana heterologously expressing serine acetyl-transferase
    John L Freeman
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, Horticulture and Landscape Architecture Department, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    BMC Plant Biol 7:63. 2007
    The Ni hyperaccumulator Thlaspi goesingense is tolerant to Ni congruent with Zn, congruent with Co and slightly resistant to > Cd...
  24. doi Variation in root-to-shoot translocation of cadmium and zinc among different accessions of the hyperaccumulators Thlaspi caerulescens and Thlaspi praecox
    J P Xing
    Key Laboratory of Plant Soil Interactions of the Ministry of Education, College of Resources and Environmental Sciences, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100094, People s Republic of China
    New Phytol 178:315-25. 2008
    Efficient root-to-shoot translocation is a key trait of the zinc/cadmium hyperaccumulators Thlaspi caerulescens and Thlaspi praecox, but the extent of variation among different accessions and the underlying mechanisms remain unclear...
  25. ncbi Life history variation in the heavy metal tolerant plant Thlaspi caerulescens growing in a network of contaminated and noncontaminated sites in southern France: role of gene flow, selection and phenotypic plasticity
    Georgina Jiménez-Ambriz
    Institut des Sciences de l Evolution de Montpellier, UMR CNRS 5554, Equipe Génétique et Environnement, CC65, Place Eugene Bataillon, Universite Montpellier II, 34095 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    New Phytol 173:199-215. 2007
    ..in a set of neighbouring metallicolous and nonmetallicolous populations of the heavy metal tolerant plant Thlaspi caerulescens...
  26. doi Phytochelatin synthase of Thlaspi caerulescens enhanced tolerance and accumulation of heavy metals when expressed in yeast and tobacco
    Ge Yu Liu
    College of Life Science, Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Yuquan Rd 19, Beijing 100049, China
    Plant Cell Rep 30:1067-76. 2011
    ..In this study, we isolated the PCS gene TcPCS1 from the hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens. Overexpression of TcPCS1 enhanced PC production in tobacco...
  27. ncbi Subcellular localisation of Cd and Zn in the leaves of a Cd-hyperaccumulating ecotype of Thlaspi caerulescens
    Jian Feng Ma
    Faculty of Agriculture, Kagawa University, Ikenobe 2393, Miki cho, Kita gun, 761 0795 Kagawa, Japan
    Planta 220:731-6. 2005
    b>Thlaspi caerulescens (Ganges ecotype) is able to accumulate large concentrations of cadmium (Cd) and zinc (Zn) in the leaves without showing any toxicity, suggesting a strong internal detoxification...
  28. pmc Constitutively elevated salicylic acid signals glutathione-mediated nickel tolerance in Thlaspi nickel hyperaccumulators
    John L Freeman
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    Plant Physiol 137:1082-91. 2005
    ..is being made in understanding the biochemical and molecular basis of nickel (Ni)/zinc (Zn) hyperaccumulation in Thlaspi; however, the molecular signaling pathways that control these mechanisms are not understood...
  29. pmc Nickel and cobalt resistance engineered in Escherichia coli by overexpression of serine acetyltransferase from the nickel hyperaccumulator plant Thlaspi goesingense
    John L Freeman
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, 625 Agricultural Mall Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:8627-33. 2005
    The overexpression of serine acetyltransferase from the Ni-hyperaccumulating plant Thlaspi goesingense causes enhanced nickel and cobalt resistance in Escherichia coli. Furthermore, overexpression of T...
  30. ncbi Relationships of nicotianamine and other amino acids with nickel, zinc and iron in Thlaspi hyperaccumulators
    Damien L Callahan
    School of Chemistry, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3010, Australia
    New Phytol 176:836-48. 2007
    ..in response to higher Ni concentrations in the hydroponic solution supplied to a serpentine population of Thlaspi caerulescens...
  31. ncbi A comparison of the Thlaspi caerulescens and Thlaspi arvense shoot transcriptomes
    John P Hammond
    Warwick HRI, University of Warwick, Wellesbourne, Warwick CV35 9EF, UK
    New Phytol 170:239-60. 2006
    ..the development of a robust method to profile and compare the transcriptomes of two nonmodel plant species, Thlaspi caerulescens, a zinc (Zn) hyperaccumulator, and Thlaspi arvense, a nonhyperaccumulator, using Affymetrix ..
  32. ncbi Localisation and quantification of elements within seeds of Cd/Zn hyperaccumulator Thlaspi praecox by micro-PIXE
    Katarina Vogel-Mikus
    Department of Biology, Biotechnical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Vecna pot 111, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Environ Pollut 147:50-9. 2007
    ..spatial distribution within seeds and germinating seedlings, and seeds fitness of metal hyperaccumulating Thlaspi praecox were investigated in order to gain more knowledge on plant reproductive success at metal polluted sites...
  33. ncbi Comparative genome organization reveals a single copy of CBF in the freezing tolerant crucifer Thlaspi arvense
    Ning Zhou
    Saskatoon Research Centre, Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, 107 Science Place, Saskatoon, SK, Canada S7N 0X2
    Plant Mol Biol 65:693-705. 2007
    The weedy crucifer species Thlaspi arvense has the ability to acclimate to lower temperatures than Arabidopsis thaliana and the related crop species, Brassica napus...
  34. ncbi An engineered plant that accumulates higher levels of heavy metals than Thlaspi caerulescens, with yields of 100 times more biomass in mine soils
    Mar Martínez
    Department of the Stress Biology, IBMCP, CSIC, Camino de Vera s n, Post Code 46022 Valencia, Spain
    Chemosphere 64:478-85. 2006
    ..When the hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens was compared, the results were higher values of heavy metal and Boron accumulation, with a yield of ..
  35. ncbi The plant CDF family member TgMTP1 from the Ni/Zn hyperaccumulator Thlaspi goesingense acts to enhance efflux of Zn at the plasma membrane when expressed in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Donggiun Kim
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, 625 Agricultural Mall Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Plant J 39:237-51. 2004
    ..Overexpression of the plant CDF family member metal tolerance protein 1 (MTP1) from the Ni/Zn hyperaccumulator Thlaspi goesingense (TgMTP1), in the Saccharomyces cerevisiaeDelta zinc resistance conferring (zrc)1Delta cobalt ..
  36. ncbi Assessment of plants from the Brassicaceae family as genetic models for the study of nickel and zinc hyperaccumulation
    Wendy Ann Peer
    Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, 625 Agriculture Mall Drive, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    New Phytol 172:248-60. 2006
    ..We also report on the relatedness among Thlaspi caerulescens accessions and the utility of using O-acetyl-L-serine as a marker for Ni and Zn hyperaccumulation ..
  37. doi The Thlaspi caerulescens NRAMP homologue TcNRAMP3 is capable of divalent cation transport
    Wei Wei
    College of Life Science, Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, 19 Yuquan Road, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Mol Biotechnol 41:15-21. 2009
    ..TcNRAMP3 was isolated from Thlaspi caerulescens, and encoded a metal transporter member of the NRAMP family...
  38. doi A novel WRKY transcriptional factor from Thlaspi caerulescens negatively regulates the osmotic stress tolerance of transgenic tobacco
    Wei Wei
    College of Life Science, Graduate University of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Plant Cell Rep 27:795-803. 2008
    A novel member of the WRKY gene family, designated TcWRKY53, was isolated from a cadmium (Cd)-treated Thlaspi caerulescens cDNA library by differential screening...
  39. ncbi Exploiting the wild crucifer Thlaspi arvense to identify conserved and novel genes expressed during a plant's response to cold stress
    Nirmala Sharma
    Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, Saskatoon Research Centre, 107 Science Place, S7N 0X2, Saskatoon, SK, Canada
    Plant Mol Biol 63:171-84. 2007
    b>Thlaspi arvense, a wild species from the Brassicaceae family, was shown to have a higher level of freezing tolerance than either of its close relatives, the model plant Arabidopsis thaliana or the crop Brassica napus (canola)...
  40. ncbi Cadmium-induced inhibition of photosynthesis and long-term acclimation to cadmium stress in the hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens
    Hendrik Küpper
    Universitat Konstanz, Mathematisch Naturwissenschaftliche Sektion, Fachbereich Biologie, D 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    New Phytol 175:655-74. 2007
    ..to heavy metal-induced stress is crucial for phytoremediation and was investigated using the hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens and the nonaccumulators T. fendleri and T. ochroleucum...
  41. pmc Bacterial communities associated with flowering plants of the Ni hyperaccumulator Thlaspi goesingense
    Rughia Idris
    Department of Bioresources Microbiology, ARC Seibersdorf Research GmbH, A 2444 Seibersdorf, Austria
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:2667-77. 2004
    b>Thlaspi goesingense is able to hyperaccumulate extremely high concentrations of Ni when grown in ultramafic soils...
  42. ncbi Do metal-rich plants deter herbivores? A field test of the defence hypothesis
    Nausicaa Noret
    Laboratoire de Génétique et d Ecologie Végétales CP320, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 1850 chaussée de Wavre, 1160 Bruxelles, Belgium
    Oecologia 152:92-100. 2007
    ..first large-scale test of the defence hypothesis in eight natural populations of the model Zn hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens J. and C. Presl (Brassicaceae)...
  43. ncbi Distribution of cadmium in leaves of Thlaspi caerulescens
    Claudia Cosio
    Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne EPFL, ENAC ISTE, Laboratory of Soil Science, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Exp Bot 56:765-75. 2005
    ..distribution of Cd in leaves is necessary in order to understand the mechanisms of hyperaccumulation in Thlaspi caerulescens...
  44. pmc Metallothioneins 2 and 3 contribute to the metal-adapted phenotype but are not directly linked to Zn accumulation in the metal hyperaccumulator, Thlaspi caerulescens
    V H Hassinen
    Department of Biosciences, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    J Exp Bot 60:187-96. 2009
    ..analysed in three accessions and 15 F(3) families of two inter-accession crosses of the Cd/Zn hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens, with different degrees of Zn accumulation...
  45. doi Chelation by histidine inhibits the vacuolar sequestration of nickel in roots of the hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens
    Kerstin H Richau
    Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    New Phytol 183:106-16. 2009
    ..Here, we compared the distribution of nickel (Ni) over root segments and tissues in the hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens and the nonhyperaccumulator Thlaspi arvense, and investigated the role of free histidine in Ni xylem ..
  46. pmc Tissue- and age-dependent differences in the complexation of cadmium and zinc in the cadmium/zinc hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens (Ganges ecotype) revealed by x-ray absorption spectroscopy
    Hendrik Küpper
    Universitat Konstanz, Mathematisch Naturwissenschaftliche Sektion, Fachbereich Biologie, Postfach M665, D 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    Plant Physiol 134:748-57. 2004
    ..structure measurements were performed on frozen hydrated samples of the cadmium (Cd)/zinc (Zn) hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens (Ganges ecotype) after 6 months of Zn(2+) treatment with and without addition of Cd(2+)...
  47. ncbi Palatability of Thlaspi caerulescens for snails: influence of zinc and glucosinolates
    N Noret
    Centre d Ecologie Fonctionnelle et Evolutive CNRS, Route de Mende 1919, F 34293 Montpellier Cedex 05, France
    New Phytol 165:763-71. 2005
    The hypothesis that zinc (Zn) hyperaccumulation defends Thlaspi caerulescens against herbivores is tested with the snail Helix aspersa...
  48. ncbi QTL analysis of cadmium and zinc accumulation in the heavy metal hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens
    A X Deniau
    Ecology and Physiology of Plants, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1087, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Theor Appl Genet 113:907-20. 2006
    b>Thlaspi caerulescens (Tc; 2n = 14) is a natural Zn, Cd and Ni hyperaccumulator species belonging to the Brassicaceae family. It shares 88% DNA identity in the coding regions with Arabidopsis thaliana (At) (Rigola et al. 2006)...
  49. ncbi Variations in plant metallothioneins: the heavy metal hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens as a study case
    Nancy H Roosens
    Laboratoire de Physiologie et Génétique Moléculaire des Plantes, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Campus Plaine CP 242 Bd du triomphe, 1050, Brussels, Belgium
    Planta 222:716-29. 2005
    ..b>Thlaspi caerulescens is a model Zn/Cd hyperaccumulator and thus constitutes an ideal system to study the variability of ..
  50. ncbi Construction of a genetic linkage map of Thlaspi caerulescens and quantitative trait loci analysis of zinc accumulation
    Ana G L Assunção
    Institute of Ecological Sciences, Earth and Life Sciences, Vrije Universiteit, De Boelelaan 1085, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    New Phytol 170:21-32. 2006
    Zinc (Zn) hyperaccumulation seems to be a constitutive species-level trait in Thlaspi caerulescens...
  51. ncbi Cadmium hyperaccumulation protects Thlaspi caerulescens from leaf feeding damage by thrips (Frankliniella occidentalis)
    R F Jiang
    Key Laboratory of Plant Nutrition and Nutrient Cycling of Ministry of Agriculture, College of Resources and Environmental Sciences, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100094, China
    New Phytol 167:805-14. 2005
    ..Here, we investigated whether cadmium (Cd) hyperaccumulation protected Thlaspi caerulescens from leaf feeding damage by thrips (Frankliniella occidentalis)...
  52. pmc Large expression differences in genes for iron and zinc homeostasis, stress response, and lignin biosynthesis distinguish roots of Arabidopsis thaliana and the related metal hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens
    Judith E van de Mortel
    Laboratory of Genetics, Wageningen University, 6703 BD Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Physiol 142:1127-47. 2006
    ..The exceptional zinc hyperaccumulator species Thlaspi caerulescens can accumulate up to 3% of zinc, but also high amounts of nickel and cadmium, without any sign of ..
  53. doi Spatial distribution of cadmium in leaves of metal hyperaccumulating Thlaspi praecox using micro-PIXE
    Katarina Vogel-Mikus
    Department of Biology, Biotechnical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Vecna pot 111, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    New Phytol 179:712-21. 2008
    ..Cd) and other elements was studied in the leaves of the field-collected cadmium/zinc (Cd/Zn) hyperaccumulator Thlaspi praecox from an area polluted with heavy metals near a lead mine and smelter in Slovenia, using micro-PIXE (..
  54. ncbi TcYSL3, a member of the YSL gene family from the hyper-accumulator Thlaspi caerulescens, encodes a nicotianamine-Ni/Fe transporter
    Delphine Gendre
    Biochimie et Physiologie Moleculaire des Plantes, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Universite Montpellier 2, Ecole Nationale Supérieure d Agronomie, Montpellier, France
    Plant J 49:1-15. 2007
    ..We have characterized three YSL genes in Thlaspi caerulescens in the context of hyper-accumulation...
  55. pmc Identification of Thlaspi caerulescens genes that may be involved in heavy metal hyperaccumulation and tolerance. Characterization of a novel heavy metal transporting ATPase
    Ashot Papoyan
    United States Plant, Soil and Nutrition Laboratory, United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Plant Physiol 136:3814-23. 2004
    b>Thlaspi caerulescens is a heavy metal hyperaccumulator plant species that is able to accumulate extremely high levels of zinc (Zn) and cadmium (Cd) in its shoots (30,000 microg g(-1) Zn and 10,000 microg g(-1) Cd), and has been the ..
  56. ncbi Isolation of Zn-responsive genes from two accessions of the hyperaccumulator plant Thlaspi caerulescens
    V H Hassinen
    Institute of Applied Biotechnology, University of Kuopio, P O Box 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    Planta 225:977-89. 2007
    ..with different metal tolerance, uptake and root-to-shoot transport are known for the metal hyperaccumulator plant Thlaspi caerulescens...
  57. pmc Investigating heavy-metal hyperaccumulation using Thlaspi caerulescens as a model system
    Matthew J Milner
    Robert W Holley Center for Agriculture and Health, USDA ARS, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Ann Bot 102:3-13. 2008
    ..One such hyperaccumulator, Thlaspi caerulescens, has been widely studied for its remarkable properties to tolerate toxic levels of zinc (Zn), ..
  58. ncbi Colonization of pennycresses (Thlaspi spp.) of the Brassicaceae by arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi
    Marjana Regvar
    Department of Biology, Biotechnical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Vecna pot 111, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    J Plant Physiol 160:615-26. 2003
    Members of the Brassicaceae are generally believed to be non-mycorrhizal. Pennycress (Thlaspi) species of this family from diverse locations in Slovenia, Austria, Italy and Germany were examined for their colonisation by arbuscular ..
  59. pmc Hyperaccumulation of cadmium and zinc in Thlaspi caerulescens and Arabidopsis halleri at the leaf cellular level
    Claudia Cosio
    Institut des Sciences et techniques de l environnement Laboratoire de pedologie, Faculté d environnement naturel architectural et carstruit, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Plant Physiol 134:716-25. 2004
    ..metal in hyperaccumulating plants by measuring short-term (109)Cd and (65)Zn uptake in mesophyll protoplasts of Thlaspi caerulescens "Ganges" and Arabidopsis halleri, both hyperaccumulators of zinc (Zn) and Cd, and T...
  60. ncbi Evidence for copper homeostasis function of metallothionein (MT3) in the hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens
    Nancy H Roosens
    Laboratoire de Physiologie et Génétique Moléculaire des Plantes, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Campus Plaine CP 242 Bld du triomphe, B 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    FEBS Lett 577:9-16. 2004
    ..Homologous to type 3 metallothioneins, TcMT3 cDNA was identified in the Cd/Zn hyperaccumulator, Thlaspi caerulescens...
  61. pmc Increased glutathione biosynthesis plays a role in nickel tolerance in thlaspi nickel hyperaccumulators
    John L Freeman
    Center for Plant Environmental Stress Physiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
    Plant Cell 16:2176-91. 2004
    ..Of these, almost one-quarter are Brassicaceae family members, including numerous Thlaspi species that hyperaccumulate Ni up to 3% of there shoot dry weight...
  62. ncbi A novel CPx-ATPase from the cadmium hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens
    Catherine Bernard
    Laboratoire de Physiologie et de Génétique Moléculaire des Plantes, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Campus Plaine CP242, Bd du Triomphe, B 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    FEBS Lett 569:140-8. 2004
    b>Thlaspi caerulescens exhibits a unique capacity for cadmium tolerance and accumulation. We investigated the molecular basis of this exceptional Cd(2+) tolerance by screening for T...
  63. ncbi Phytoextraction of cadmium and zinc from arable soils amended with sewage sludge using Thlaspi caerulescens: development of a predictive model
    A P Maxted
    School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Biology Building, University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD, UK
    Environ Pollut 150:363-72. 2007
    The objectives of this study were to assess the potential for using Thlaspi caerulescens as a phytoextraction plant and develop a user-advice model, which can predict the frequency of phytoextraction operation required under prescribed ..
  64. ncbi Effect of soil characteristics on Cd uptake by the hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens
    Junta Yanai
    Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies, Kyoto University, Kyoto 606 8501, Japan
    Environ Pollut 139:167-75. 2006
    The influence of soil characteristics on the phytoremediation potential of Thlaspi caerulescens is not well understood...
  65. ncbi Colonisation of a Zn, Cd and Pb hyperaccumulator Thlaspi praecox Wulfen with indigenous arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal mixture induces changes in heavy metal and nutrient uptake
    Katarina Vogel-Mikus
    Department of Biology, Biotechnical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Vecna pot 111, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Environ Pollut 139:362-71. 2006
    Plants of the Zn, Cd and Pb hyperaccumulator Thlaspi praecox Wulfen (Brassicaceae) inoculated or not with indigenous arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) fungal mixture were grown in a highly Cd, Zn and Pb contaminated substrate in order to ..
  66. ncbi Response of Thlaspi caerulescens to nitrogen, phosphorus and sulfur fertilisation
    Sirguey Catherine
    Laboratoire Sols et Environnement UMRE 1120 INPL ENSAIA INRA, 2 avenue de la Forêt de Haye BP 172, 54505 Vandoeuvre léss Nancy, France
    Int J Phytoremediation 8:149-61. 2006
    ..was to contribute to the determination of a fertilisation strategy to optimise soil metal phytoextraction by Thlaspi caerulescens...
  67. ncbi Fixation of metals in soil constituents and potential remobilization by hyperaccumulating and non-hyperaccumulating plants: results from an isotopic dilution study
    Daniel Hammer
    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, ENAC ISTE Laboratory of Soil Science, GR B1 423, Station No 2, Ecublens, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Environ Pollut 143:407-15. 2006
    ..The hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens and a non-accumulator species, Brassica napus, were grown in Cd and Zn enriched soil components ..
  68. ncbi Zn, Cd and Pb accumulation and arbuscular mycorrhizal colonisation of pennycress Thlaspi praecox Wulf. (Brassicaceae) from the vicinity of a lead mine and smelter in Slovenia
    Katarina Vogel-Mikus
    Department of Biology, Biotechnical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Vecna pot 111, SI 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Environ Pollut 133:233-42. 2005
    Significant hyperaccumulation of Zn, Cd and Pb in field samples of Thlaspi praecox Wulf...
  69. ncbi Testing of outstanding individuals of Thlaspi caerulescens for cadmium phytoextraction
    Christophe Schwartz
    INPL ENSAIA INRA, UMR 1120, Laboratoire Sols et Environnement, 2 avenue de la Forêt de Haye BP 172, F 54505 Vandoeuvre les Nancy, France
    Int J Phytoremediation 8:339-57. 2006
    b>Thlaspi caerulescens is known to hyperaccumulate high quantities of Cd with Cd concentrations up to 3000 mg kg(-1) in some populations from south of France...
  70. ncbi Role of root and shoot tissues of excluders and hyperaccumulators in nickel transport and accumulation
    I V Seregin
    Timiryazev Institute of Plant Physiology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
    Dokl Biol Sci 415:295-7. 2007
  71. ncbi Expression differences for genes involved in lignin, glutathione and sulphate metabolism in response to cadmium in Arabidopsis thaliana and the related Zn/Cd-hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens
    Judith E van de Mortel
    Laboratory of Genetics, Wageningen University, Arboretumlaan 4, 6703 BD Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Cell Environ 31:301-24. 2008
    ..Transcript profiles of roots of Arabidopsis thaliana (Arabidopsis) and Thlaspi caerulescens plants exposed to Cd and zinc (Zn) are examined, with the main aim to determine the differences in ..
  72. ncbi Nicotianamine over-accumulation confers resistance to nickel in Arabidopsis thaliana
    Katia Pianelli
    UMR5004, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Institut National pour la Recherche Agronomique, Ecole Nationale Supérieure d Agronomie et Université Montpellier 2, Cedex 5, F 34095, cc002 Montpellier, France
    Transgenic Res 14:739-48. 2005
    ..role in vivo, we expressed a nicotianamine synthase cDNA (TcNAS1) isolated from the polymetallic hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens in Arabidopsis thaliana...
  73. ncbi Changes in the rhizosphere of metal-accumulating plants evidenced by chemical extractants
    D Hammer
    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne, IATE Pédologie, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Environ Qual 31:1561-9. 2002
    The plants Salix viminalis L. (common osier) and Thlaspi caerulescens J. Presl & C. Presl have been studied often because of their high potential to extract heavy metals from soils...
  74. ncbi Comparative 16S rDNA and 16S rRNA sequence analysis indicates that Actinobacteria might be a dominant part of the metabolically active bacteria in heavy metal-contaminated bulk and rhizosphere soil
    Fabienne Gremion
    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne, ISTE Laboratory of Soil Science, CH 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Environ Microbiol 5:896-907. 2003
    ..clone libraries originating from the heavy metal-contaminated rhizosphere of the metal-hyperaccumulating plant Thlaspi caerulescens was analysed and compared with that of contaminated bulk soil...
  75. pmc Differences in whole-cell and single-channel ion currents across the plasma membrane of mesophyll cells from two closely related Thlaspi species
    Miguel A Pineros
    United States Plant, Soil, and Nutrition Laboratory, United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Plant Physiol 131:583-94. 2003
    The patch clamp technique was used to study the physiology of ion transport in mesophyll cells from two Thlaspi spp. that differ significantly in their physiology...
  76. ncbi Synthesis of low molecular weight thiols in response to Cd exposure in Thlaspi caerulescens
    J Hernández-Allica
    NEIKER, Basque Institute of Agricultural Research and Development, Berreaga 1, E 48160 Derio, Spain
    Plant Cell Environ 29:1422-9. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that PCs do not contribute to the Cd hypertolerance displayed by the Ganges ecotype of Thlaspi caerulescens, whereas Cys and other LMW thiols might be involved.
  77. ncbi Co-cropping for phyto-separation of zinc and potassium from sewage sludge
    Qi Tang Wu
    College of Natural Resource and Environment, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou 510642, PR China
    Chemosphere 68:1954-60. 2007
    ..These results suggest that simultaneous phyto-separation of toxic and beneficial elements from sewage sludge are possible by co-cropping using specific plants without the input of any chemicals...
  78. ncbi A comparison of phytoremediation capability of selected plant species for given trace elements
    Zuzana Fischerova
    Department of Agrochemistry and Plant Nutrition, Czech University of Agriculture in Prague, Kamycka 957, 165 21 Prague 6 Suchdol, Czech Republic
    Environ Pollut 144:93-100. 2006
    ..and remediation effectiveness of Salix dasyclados similar to studied hyperaccumulators (Arabidopsis halleri and Thlaspi caerulescens)...
  79. ncbi Within and between population variation for zinc and nickel accumulation in two species of Thlaspi (Brassicaceae)
    Stacy I Taylor
    School of Biosciences, University of Exeter, Hatherly Laboratories, Prince of Wales Road, Exeter EX4 4PS, UK
    New Phytol 169:505-13. 2006
    ..the differences in zinc (Zn) and nickel (Ni) hyperaccumulation were investigated between three populations of Thlaspi pindicum together with genetic variation within populations of T. pindicum and Thlaspi alpinum var...
  80. ncbi Changes in elemental uptake and arbuscular mycorrhizal colonisation during the life cycle of Thlaspi praecox Wulfen
    Paula Pongrac
    Department of Biology, Biotechnical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Vecna pot 111, 1000 SI Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Chemosphere 69:1602-9. 2007
    ..mycorrhizal (AM) colonisation were studied during the life cycle of field collected Cd/Zn hyperaccumulating Thlaspi praecox (Brassicaceae)...
  81. ncbi Life history variation in Thlaspi caerulescens
    Mark Macnair
    School of Biosciences, University of Exeter, Hatherly Laboratories, Prince of Wales Road, Exeter EX4 4PS
    New Phytol 173:6-8. 2007
  82. pmc Investigation of heavy metal hyperaccumulation at the cellular level: development and characterization of Thlaspi caerulescens suspension cell lines
    Melinda A Klein
    United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Plant Physiol 147:2006-16. 2008
    The ability of Thlaspi caerulescens, a zinc (Zn)/cadmium (Cd) hyperaccumulator, to accumulate extremely high foliar concentrations of toxic heavy metals requires coordination of uptake, transport, and sequestration to avoid damage to the ..
  83. ncbi Cadmium hyperaccumulation and reproductive traits in natural Thlaspi caerulescens populations
    N Basic
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Lausanne, Biology Building, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Plant Biol (Stuttg) 8:64-72. 2006
    ..in plants as well as the biological implications of Cd hyperaccumulation in nine natural populations of Thlaspi caerulescens...
  84. doi Implications of metal accumulation mechanisms to phytoremediation
    Abdul R Memon
    TUBITAK, Marmara Research Center, Institute for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, P O Box 21, 41470, Gebze, Kocaeli, Turkey
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 16:162-75. 2009
    ..physiology and genetics of metal tolerance in specialized hyperaccumulator plants such as Arabidopsis halleri and Thlaspi caerulescens...
  85. pmc A comparative study of salt tolerance parameters in 11 wild relatives of Arabidopsis thaliana
    Francesco Orsini
    Department of Agro Environmental Sciences and Technologies, University of Bologna, Viale Fanin 44, I 40127 Bologna, Italy
    J Exp Bot 61:3787-98. 2010
    ..halophila), and Thlaspi arvense. Among these species, highly salt-tolerant (L. densiflorum and L...
  86. ncbi A method for cellular localization of gene expression via quantitative in situ hybridization in plants
    Hendrik Küpper
    US Plant, Soil and Nutrition Laboratory, USDA ARS, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Plant J 50:159-75. 2007
    ..abundance for a zinc transporter from the ZIP family of transporters in the Zn/Cd hyperaccumulator model plant, Thlaspi caerulescens, and the related non-accumulator Thlaspi arvense...
  87. pmc Molecular dissection of the role of histidine in nickel hyperaccumulation in Thlaspi goesingense (Hálácsy)
    M W Persans
    Northern Arizona University, P O Box 5698, Flagstaff, Arizona 86011, USA
    Plant Physiol 121:1117-26. 1999
    To understand the role of free histidine (His) in Ni hyperaccumulation in Thlaspi goesingense, we investigated the regulation of His biosynthesis at both the molecular and biochemical levels. Three T...
  88. doi Response of antioxidative enzymes and apoplastic bypass transport in Thlaspi caerulescens and Raphanus sativus to cadmium stress
    Saoussen Benzarti
    Okayama University, Graduate School of Environmental Science, 3 1 1, Tsushimanaka, Okayama, Japan
    Int J Phytoremediation 12:733-44. 2010
    A hydroponics experiment using hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens (alpine pennycress) and non-specific accumulator Raphanus sativus (common radish) was conducted to investigate the short-term effect of increasing Cd concentrations (0, ..
  89. ncbi [Stoichiometry of multi-elements in the zinc-cadmium hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens grown hydroponically under different zinc concentrations determined by ICP-AES]
    Wen Xuan Han
    Key Laboratory of Plant soil Interactions of Ministry of Education, Key Laboratory of Plant Nutrition of Ministry of Agriculture, College of Resources and Environmental Sciences, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100193, China
    Guang Pu Xue Yu Guang Pu Fen Xi 29:2565-7. 2009
    b>Thlaspi caerulescens is commonly known as a zinc (Zn) and cadmium (Cd) hyperaccumulator, which can be used to clean up the Zn- and/or Cd-contaminated soil...
  90. doi Life history traits of the pseudometallophyte Thlaspi caerulescens in natural populations from Northern Europe
    C Dechamps
    Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Laboratoire d Ecologie végétale et Biogéochimie, Bruxelles, Belgium
    Plant Biol (Stuttg) 13:125-35. 2011
    ..metallicolous (M, on metalliferous calamine soils) and two non-metallicolous (NM, on normal soils) populations of Thlaspi caerulescens in Belgium and Luxemburg...
  91. ncbi Characteristics of cadmium uptake in two contrasting ecotypes of the hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens
    Fang Jie Zhao
    IACR Rothamsted, Agriculture and the Environment Division, Harpenden, Hertfordshire AL5 2JQ, UK
    J Exp Bot 53:535-43. 2002
    Uptake of Cd and Zn by intact seedlings of two contrasting ecotypes of the hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens was characterized using radioactive tracers...
  92. pmc Transcriptional activation and localization of expression of Brassica juncea putative metal transport protein BjMTP1
    Balasubramaniam Muthukumar
    Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 1392, USA
    BMC Plant Biol 7:32. 2007
    Metal hyperaccumulators, including various Thlaspi species, constitutively express the putative metal transporter MTP1 to high levels in shoots...
  93. ncbi Arbuscular mycorrhiza and heavy metal tolerance
    Ulrich Hildebrandt
    University of Wurzburg, Julius von Sachs Institute for Biological Sciences, Julius von Sachs Platz 3, D 97082 Wurzburg, Germany
    Phytochemistry 68:139-46. 2007
    ..structures and the potential to use AMF-plant combinations in phytoremediation, with emphasis on pennycresses (Thlaspi ssp.)...
  94. ncbi Using hyperaccumulator plants to phytoextract soil Ni and Cd
    Rufus L Chaney
    USDA Agricultural Research Service, Animal Manure and By Products Lab, Beltsville, Maryland 20705, USA
    Z Naturforsch C 60:190-8. 2005
    ..Phytoextraction using southern France populations of Thlaspi caerulescens appears to be the only practical method to alleviate Cd risk without soil removal and replacement...
  95. ncbi Improved understanding of hyperaccumulation yields commercial phytoextraction and phytomining technologies
    Rufus L Chaney
    USDA ARS Environmental Management and By Product Utilization Lab, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    J Environ Qual 36:1429-43. 2007
    ..Although many plant species can accumulate high levels of Cd in the absence of Zn, when Cd/Zn>100, only Thlaspi caerulescens from southern France has demonstrated the ability to phytoextract useful amounts of Cd...
  96. ncbi Natural revegetation in the vicinity of the former lead smelter in Zerjav, Slovenia
    Tatjana Vidic
    Department of Biology, Biotechnical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Vecna pot 111, SI 1001 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Environ Sci Technol 40:4119-25. 2006
    ..Among the successful survivals were some metal hyperaccumulators (Minuartia gerardii, Thlaspi praecox, and Biscutella laevigata). Of special interest were plants that survived the period of highest pollution...
  97. ncbi [Heavy metal absorption, transportation and accumulation mechanisms in hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens]
    Geyu Liu
    College of Life Science, Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100049, China
    Sheng Wu Gong Cheng Xue Bao 26:561-8. 2010
    b>Thlaspi caerulescens, the famous model plant of heavy-metal hyperaccumulator, can uptake and accumulate large amount of heavy metals in its above-ground part of the plants...
  98. doi Decrease of labile Zn and Cd in the rhizosphere of hyperaccumulating Thlaspi caerulescens with time
    Jacynthe Dessureault-Rompré
    Institute of Terrestrial Ecosystems ITES, ETH Zurich, Universitatstrasse 16, CH 8092 Zurich, Switzerland
    Environ Pollut 158:1955-62. 2010
    ..we studied in-situ mobilization and complexation of Zn and Cd in the rhizosphere of non-hyperaccumulating Thlaspi perfoliatum and two different Thlaspi caerulescens ecotypes, one of them hyperaccumulating Zn, the other Zn and ..
  99. ncbi Cloning and expression of Brassica napus beta-carbonic anhydrase cDNA
    Qiu Hong Deng
    Institute of Resource Biology and Biotechnology, Department of Biotechnology, College of Life Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430074, P R China
    Z Naturforsch C 64:875-81. 2009
    ..napus shared significant identity with beta-carbonic anhydrases from Brassica carinata, Arabidopsis thaliana, and Thlaspi caerulescens (97.9%, 94%, and 93.5% identity, respectively)...
  100. ncbi Transcription profiling of the metal-hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens (J. & C. PRESL)
    Markus Plessl
    Institute of Biochemical Plant Pathology, GSF, National Research Center for Environment and Health, Ingolstaedter Landdstr, Germany
    Z Naturforsch C 60:216-23. 2005
    b>Thlaspi caerulescens is a well-studied metal-hyperaccumulator of zinc, cadmium and nickel, belonging to the Brassicaceae family...
  101. ncbi Phytochelatin synthesis is not responsible for Cd tolerance in the Zn/Cd hyperaccumulator Thlaspi caerulescens (J. & C. Presl)
    Stephen Ebbs
    Department of Plant Biology, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, 62901, USA
    Planta 214:635-40. 2002
    b>Thlaspi caerulescens (J. & C. Presl, "Prayon") is a heavy-metal hyperaccumulator that accumulates Zn and Cd to high concentrations (40,000 and 4,000 mg kg DW-1 respectively) without phytotoxicity...