Bibliography:  Phytoremediation of Explosives

- Results of Medline Search 7/10/2005

Ramos JL, Gonzalez-Perez MM, Caballero A, van Dillewijn P.   
Bioremediation of polynitrated aromatic compounds: plants and microbes put up a fight.
Curr Opin Biotechnol. 2005 Jun;16(3):275-81. Review.
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1: Schoenmuth BW, Pestemer W. Related Articles, Links
Abstract Dendroremediation of trinitrotoluene (TNT). Part 1: Literature overview and research concept.
Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2004;11(4):273-8. Review.
PMID: 15341318 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
2: Peterson MM, Horst GL, Shea PJ, Comfort SD. Related Articles, Links
Abstract Germination and seedling development of switchgrass and smooth bromegrass exposed to 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene.
Environ Pollut. 1998;99(1):53-9.
PMID: 15093329 [PubMed]
3: Van Aken B, Yoon JM, Schnoor JL. Related Articles, Links
Free in PMC Biodegradation of nitro-substituted explosives 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene, hexahydro-1,3,5-trinitro-1,3,5-triazine, and octahydro-1,3,5,7-tetranitro-1,3,5-tetrazocine by a phytosymbiotic Methylobacterium sp. associated with poplar tissues (Populus deltoides x nigra DN34).
Appl Environ Microbiol. 2004 Jan;70(1):508-17.
PMID: 14711682 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
4: Singh OV, Jain RK. Related Articles, Links
Abstract Phytoremediation of toxic aromatic pollutants from soil.
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2003 Dec;63(2):128-35. Epub 2003 Aug 19. Review.
PMID: 12925865 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
5: Medina VF, Larson SL, Agwaramgbo L, Perez W. Related Articles, Links
Abstract Treatment of munitions in soils using phytoslurries.
Int J Phytoremediation. 2002;4(2):143-56.
PMID: 12655807 [PubMed]
6: Garbisu C, Hernandez-Allica J, Barrutia O, Alkorta I, Becerril JM. Related Articles, Links
Abstract Phytoremediation: a technology using green plants to remove contaminants from polluted areas.
Rev Environ Health. 2002 Jul-Sep;17(3):173-88. Review.
PMID: 12462482 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
7: Yoon JM, Oh BT, Just CL, Schnoor JL. Related Articles, Links
Abstract Uptake and leaching of octahydro-1,3,5,7-tetranitro-1,3,5,7-tetrazocine by hybrid poplar trees.
Environ Sci Technol. 2002 Nov 1;36(21):4649-55.
PMID: 12433177 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
8: Snellinx Z, Nepovim A, Taghavi S, Vangronsveld J, Vanek T, van der Lelie D. Related Articles, Links
Abstract Biological remediation of explosives and related nitroaromatic compounds.
Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2002;9(1):48-61. Review.
PMID: 11885418 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
9: Hannink N, Rosser SJ, French CE, Basran A, Murray JA, Nicklin S, Bruce NC. Related Articles, Links
Abstract Phytodetoxification of TNT by transgenic plants expressing a bacterial nitroreductase.
Nat Biotechnol. 2001 Dec;19(12):1168-72.
PMID: 11731787 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
10: Esteve-Nunez A, Caballero A, Ramos JL. Related Articles, Links
Free in PMC Biological degradation of 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene.
Microbiol Mol Biol Rev. 2001 Sep;65(3):335-52, table of contents. Review.
PMID: 11527999 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
11: Best EP, Sprecher SL, Larson SL, Fredrickson HL, Bader DF. Related Articles, Links
Abstract Environmental behavior of explosives in groundwater from the Milan Army Ammunition Plant in aquatic and wetland plant treatments. Removal, mass balances and fate in groundwater of TNT and RDX.
Chemosphere. 1999 Jun;38(14):3383-96.
PMID: 10390848 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
12: Best EP, Zappi ME, Fredrickson HL, Sprecher SL, Larson SL, Ochman M. Related Articles, Links
Abstract Screening of aquatic and wetland plant species for phytoremediation of explosives-contaminated groundwater from the Iowa Army Ammunition Plant.
Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1997 Nov 21;829:179-94.
PMID: 9472320 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]


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