Rice variety resists arsenic

Source: Science Daily

The agricultural cultivation of the staple food of rice harbors the risk of possible contamination with arsenic that can reach the grains following uptake by the roots. A research team studied over 4,000 rice variants and discovered a plant that resists the toxin as well as contains a large amount of the trace element selenium.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/03/210302130659.htm