Book Volume 14 2008

Secondary Metabolites in Soil Ecology


ISBN: 978-3-540-74542-6 (Print) 978-3-540-74543-3 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. Detection and Analysis

    1. Chapter

      Pages 1-19

      Secondary Metabolites in Soil Ecology

    2. Chapter

      Pages 23-36

      Detection of Antibiotics Produced by Soil and Rhizosphere Microbes In Situ

    3. Chapter

      Pages 37-68

      Rhizosphere Metabolomics: Methods and Applications

    4. Chapter

      Pages 69-90

      N-Acyl Homoserine Lactone Quorum Sensing in Gram-Negative Rhizobacteria

  3. Bacterial Metabolites

    1. Chapter

      Pages 93-106

      The Effect of Bacterial Secondary Metabolites on Bacterial and Fungal Pathogens of Rice

    2. Chapter

      Pages 107-126

      Secondary Metabolites of Soil Streptomycetes in Biotic Interactions

  4. Fungal Metabolites

    1. Chapter

      Pages 129-140

      The Effect of Fungal Secondary Metabolites on Bacterial and Fungal Pathogens

    2. Chapter

      Pages 141-165

      Biological Significance of Truffle Secondary Metabolites

    3. Chapter

      Pages 167-203

      Mycotoxins in the Soil Environment

  5. Plant Metabolites

    1. Chapter

      Pages 207-239

      Constitutive Secondary Plant Metabolites and Soil Fungi: Defense Against or Facilitation of Diversity

    2. Chapter

      Pages 241-252

      Root Exudates Modulate Plant—Microbe Interactions in the Rhizosphere

  6. Functional Aspects

    1. Chapter

      Pages 255-268

      The Impacts of Selected Natural Plant Chemicals on Terrestrial Invertebrates

    2. Chapter

      Pages 269-288

      The Role of Soil Microbial Volatile Products in Community Functional Interactions

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 289-293