2006

Plant-Associated Bacteria

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-4536-3 (Print) 978-1-4020-4538-7 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-ix

  2. Beneficial Bacteria

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      Pages 1-56

      Plant-associated bacteria: survey, molecular phylogeny, genomics and recent advances

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      Pages 57-104

      Rhizobium-legume symbioses: molecular signals elaborated by rhizobia that are important for nodulati

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      Pages 105-130

      Nitrogen-fixing bacteria in non-legumes

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      Pages 131-153

      Epiphytic bacteria, their ecology and functions

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      Pages 155-194

      Bacterial endophytes: The endophytic niche, its occupants, and its utility

  3. Rhizosphere Bacteria

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      Pages 195-230

      Plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria

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      Pages 231-267

      Contribution of studies on suppressive soils to the identification of bacterial biocontrol agents and to the knowledge of their modes of action

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      Pages 269-316

      Root-associated bacteria inducing systemic resistance

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      Pages 317-333

      Rhizosphere competence and the role of root colonization in biocontrol

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      Pages 335-357

      Deleterious Rhizobacteria

  4. Plant Pathogenic Bacteria

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      Pages 359-384

      Agrobacterium biology and crown gall disease

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      Pages 385-421

      Clavibacter michiganensis, a group of gram-positive phytopathogenic bacteria

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      Pages 423-505

      The soft rot Erwinia

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      Pages 507-533

      Plant pathogenic Pseudomonas species

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      Pages 535-571

      Virulence functions of xanthomonads

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      Pages 573-644

      Plant pathogenic Ralstonia species

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      Pages 645-670

      Burkholderia

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      Pages 671-702

      Plant pathogenic members of the genera Acidovorax and Herbaspirillum

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 703-712