Plant-Microbe Interaction: An Approach to Sustainable Agriculture

  • Devendra K. Choudhary
  • Ajit Varma
  • Narendra Tuteja

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. An Introduction to Plant-Microbe Interaction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Kalaivani K. Nadarajah
      Pages 3-23
    3. Madhurima Chatterjee, Raktim Bhattacharya, Rabindranath Bhattacharyya
      Pages 25-35
    4. Shyamalina Haldar, Sanghamitra Sengupta
      Pages 63-96
    5. P. Priyadharsini, K. Rojamala, R. Koshila Ravi, R. Muthuraja, K. Nagaraj, T. Muthukumar
      Pages 97-124
    6. Ibrahim Ortaş, Somayyeh Razzaghi, Mazhar Rafique
      Pages 125-152
  3. Plant-Microbe Interaction Under Abiotic and Biotic Stress

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. Amrita Kasotia, Ajit Varma, Narendra Tuteja, Devendra Kumar Choudhary
      Pages 155-163
    3. Sarita Kumari, Ajit Varma, Narendra Tuteja, Devendra Kumar Choudhary
      Pages 165-185
    4. Payman Abbaszadeh-Dahaji, Mahtab Omidvari, Mansour Ghorbanpour
      Pages 187-204
    5. Anukool Vaishnav, Ajit Varma, Narendra Tuteja, Devendra Kumar Choudhary
      Pages 205-226
    6. Asit Mandal, J. K. Thakur, Asha Sahu, Sudeshna Bhattacharjya, M. C. Manna, Ashok K. Patra
      Pages 227-247
    7. Shekhar Jain, Ajit Varma, Narendra Tuteja, Devendra Kumar Choudhary
      Pages 249-269
    8. Anjney Sharma, Anukool Vaishnav, Hena Jamali, Anchal Kumar Srivastava, Anil Kumar Saxena, Alok Kumar Srivastava
      Pages 297-325
    9. Palika Sharma, Veena Khanna, Suman Kumari
      Pages 327-342
  4. Plant-Microbe Interaction and Plant Productivity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 343-343
    2. Ubiana de Cássia Silva, Christiane Abreu de Oliveira, Ubiraci Gomes de Paula Lana, Eliane Aparecida Gomes, Vera Lúcia dos Santos
      Pages 345-374
    3. Supriya Tomer, Deep Chandra Suyal, Reeta Goel
      Pages 375-395
    4. Mehrnaz Hatami, Fereshteh Ahangarani
      Pages 397-416
    5. Santosh Ranjan Mohanty, Garima Dubey, Usha Ahirwar, Ashok Kumar Patra, Bharati Kollah
      Pages 453-462
    6. S. Devi, R. Angrish, S. Madaan, O. P. Toky, S. S. Arya
      Pages 463-474

About this book


The book addresses current public concern about the adverse effect of agrochemicals and their effect on the agro-ecosystem. This book also aims to satisfy and contribute to the increasing interest in understanding the co-operative activities among microbial populations and their interaction with plants. It contains chapters on a variety of interrelated aspects of plant-microbe interactions with a single theme of stress management and sustainable agriculture. The book will be very useful for students, academicians, researcher working on plant-microbe interaction and also for policy makers involved in food security and sustainable agriculture.


Microbial ecology Microbe-plant interaction Plant growth-promoting microorganisms Sustainable agriculture Abiotic and biotic stress

Editors and affiliations

  • Devendra K. Choudhary
    • 1
  • Ajit Varma
    • 2
  • Narendra Tuteja
    • 3
  1. 1.Amity Institute of MIcrobial TechnologyAmity University Amity Institute of MIcrobial TechnologyNoidaIndia
  2. 2.Amity UniversityAmity Institute of Microbial Technology Amity UniversityNoidaIndia
  3. 3.Amity UniversityAmity Institute of Microbial Technology Amity UniversitynoidaIndia

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