Plant-Microbe Interactions and Biological Control

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Greg Boland, Liana Bolis
CRC Press, Jan 5, 1998 - Science - 464 pages
Discusses the critical role of host-pathogen interactions in developing new and alternative biocontrol agents that promote plant health and disease resistance in crop pathosystems. Describes state-of-the-art as well as future technologies leading to more effective biological control programs.
 

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Contents

Preface iii
11
Use of Sporidesmium sclerotivorum for Biocontrol of
37
Recent Advances Toward Integrated
89
Control
111
Biological Control Strategies for Sclerotinia Diseases
127
Ting Zhou and Greg J Boland
157
Selection Characterization and Use of Microbial
199
Biological Control of Weeds Using Microorganisms
223
Control of Cucumber Mosaic Virus Using Viral Satellites
283
Enhancement of Biological Nitrogen Fixation Using
297
Chitinolytic Enzymes of Fungi and Their Involvement in
309
Impact of Liquid Culture Physiology Environment and
329
Genetic Analysis of Selected Antifungal Metabolites
355
Molecular Probes and Assays Useful to Identify Plant
393
Genetic Approaches for Analysis and Manipulation of
415
Index
433

Formulating Microorganisms for Biological Control of
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