How plants deal with heavy metals
Heavy metals are necessary for all organisms, however only in certain small concentrations. Higher or lower concentrations of heavy metals can be problematic or even toxic. How plants can deal with them and how this knowledge can be used for the benefit of human and environment in the future investigates research team of prof. Hendrik Küpper.
The full reportage about research of heavy metals (not only) in plants for video-magazine of the Czech Academy of Sciences can be viewed in below link (Czech + English language with subtitles).