Book Volume 7 2006

Microbial Activity in the Rhizoshere


ISBN: 978-3-540-29182-4 (Print) 978-3-540-29420-7 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVI

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-15

    Rhizosphere Biology – an Overview

  3. Chapter

    Pages 17-38

    Methods and Techniques for Isolation, Enumeration and Characterization of Rhizosphere Microorganisms

  4. Chapter

    Pages 39-53

    Root Exudates as Determinant of Rhizospheric Microbial Biodiversity

  5. Chapter

    Pages 55-69

    Rhizosphere Microbial Community Dynamics

  6. Chapter

    Pages 71-87

    The Role of Rhizotrons and Minirhizotrons in Evaluating the Dynamics of Rhizoplane-Rhizosphere Microflora

  7. Chapter

    Pages 89-119

    Significance of Bacteria in the Rhizosphere

  8. Chapter

    Pages 121-137

    Interactions Among Beneficial Microorganisms

  9. Chapter

    Pages 139-154

    Bacterial Community Composition and Activity in Rhizosphere of Roots Colonized by Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi

  10. Chapter

    Pages 155-172

    Mycorrhizosphere Concept

  11. Chapter

    Pages 173-198

    Molecular Techniques for Understanding the Microbial Community Structure in Mycorrhizosphere

  12. Chapter

    Pages 199-222

    Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi and the Formand Functioning of the Root System

  13. Chapter

    Pages 223-243

    Fungal Recognition Responses to Host Derived Signals by Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi

  14. Chapter

    Pages 245-263

    Interactions Between Ectomycorrhizal Fungi and Rhizospheric Microbes

  15. Chapter

    Pages 265-296

    Role of Beneficial Microsymbionts on the Plant Performance and Plant Fitness

  16. Chapter

    Pages 297-310

    Bacteria Helping Mycorrhiza Development

  17. Chapter

    Pages 311-343

    Rhizosphere Regulation of Preinfection Behavior of Oomycete Plant Pathogens

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 345-349