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A receptor protein from a host plant,Trigonella foenum-graecum, which binds toRhizobium meliloti strains

  • R. Apte
  • V. V. Modi


The correlation between release of receptor protein from germinating seeds, competence factor released byRhizobium and nodulation indicates that the period of strongest interaction lies between the 3rd and the 4th day.


Germinate Host Plant Strong Interaction Receptor Protein Competence Factor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Apte
    • 1
  • V. V. Modi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Microbiology, Faculty of ScienceM.S. University of BarodaBaroda(India)

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