Journal article Open Access
Ali Naseri; Sara Saadatmand; Mostafa Norozi; Younes Asri; Alireza Iranbakhsh
The algae have unique characteristic, due to the fact that algae, particularly marine algae, are relatively able to accumulate high metal content. These structures are high resistance and have ability to grow in autotroph and heterotrophic condition. They have the metal storing factors, ability to heavy metals compartmentation, high surface/volume ratio, and able to phytochelation.