volume 62, issue 4, P389-394 2005
DOI: 10.1590/s0103-90162005000400013
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Abstract: ABSTRACT: The effect of cadmium (Cd) on mycorrhizal association and on shoot and root Cd concentration was investigated in jackbean plants under hydroponic conditions. The treatments consisted of the inoculation of three different species of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF), Glomus etunicatum, G. intraradices and G. macrocarpum, and a non-inoculated control, two Cd (0 and 5 µmol L -1 ) and two P (1 and 10 mg L -1 ) levels in the nutrient solution. Mycorrhizal colonization, length of AMF extraradical myceliu…

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