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Dec J and Bollag J M (1994) Use of plant material for the decontamination of water polluted with phenols. Biotechnology and Bioengineering 44: 1132 1139.

Dhankher O, Rosen B, Shokes J, et al. (2006) Increased arsenic uptake by plants knocked down for an endogenous arsenate reductase. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 103: 5413 5418.

Doty SL, Shang TQ, Wilson AM, et al. (2000) Enhanced metabolism of halogenated hydrocarbons in transgenic plants containing mammalian cytochrome P450 2E1. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 97: 6287 6291.

French CE, Rosser SJ, Davies GJ, Nicklin S, and Bruce NC (1999) Biodegradation of explosives by transgenic plants expressing pentaerythritol tetranitrate reductase. Nature Biotechnology 17:491 494.

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Hannink N, Rosser SJ, French CE, et al. (2001) Phytodetoxification of TNT by transgenic plants expressing a bacterial nitroreductase. Nature Biotechnology 19: 1168 1172.

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