Expression of copper toxicity in the rice-field cyanobacterium Anabaena oryzae Ind4
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Eurasian Journal of Biosciences, 2019 - Volume 13 Issue 1, pp. 57-67
  • Published Online: 06 Feb 2019
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Reference: Goswami, Smita, Rabbul Ibne A. Ahad, and Mayashree B. Syiem. "Expression of copper toxicity in the rice-field cyanobacterium Anabaena oryzae Ind4". Eurasian Journal of Biosciences 2019 13 no. 1 (2019): 57-67.

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Abstract

Effect of copper on the rice-field cyanobacterial isolate Anabaena oryzae Ind4 was analysed after a five-day exposure period. Copper affected vital parameters of the organism in a dose-dependent manner. The organism was to an extent tolerant to copper at 5 mg L-1 concentration; at this concentration cells showed comparable biochemical activities to that of the controlled cultures. However, beyond this level any increase in copper concentration led to significant adverse effects on all parameters of the organism studied. High copper levels led to severe morphological and ultra-structural changes in the cells distinctly visible under the scanning and transmission electron microscope.

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