The molecular form of mercury in biota: identification of novel mercury peptide complexes in plants

E M Krupp, A Mestrot, J Wielgus, A A Meharg, J Feldmann

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Abstract

The molecular structure of a variety of novel mercury-phytochelatin complexes was evidenced in rice plants exposed to inorganic mercury (Hg2+) using RP-HPLC with simultaneous detection via ICP-MS and ES-MS.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4257-9
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number28
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Materials Chemistry
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films

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