Book Details

Plant-Associated Bacteria

Publication year: 2006

: 978-1-4020-4538-7


This volume is developed on the broad theme of plant-associated bacteria. It is envisioned as a resource volume for researchers working with beneficial and harmful groups of bacteria associated with crop plants. The book is divided into two parts. Part I (9 chapters) on beneficial bacteria includes chapters on symbiotic nitrogen fixers, diazotrophs, epiphytes, endophytes and rhizosphere bacteria and deleterious rhizobacteria. Part II (8 chapters) consists of detailed descriptions of 8 genera of plant pathogenic bacteria.

: Biomedical and Life Sciences, Beneficial bacteria, Bur, Deleterious bacteria, Plant-associated bacteria, Plant-pathogenic bacteria, Symbiose, nitrogen, phylogeny