Aerial Plant Surface Microbiology

  • Cindy E. Morris
  • Philippe C. Nicot
  • Christophe Nguyen-The

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. The Physical and Chemical Environment of Aerial Plant Surfaces

    1. Jörg Schönherr, Peter Baur
      Pages 1-23
    2. Sylvie Derridj
      Pages 25-42
  3. Interactions between Plant Surface Micro-Organisms and Their Hosts

    1. Martin Romantschuk, Elina Roine, Katarina Björklöf, Tuula Ojanen, Eeva-Liisa Nurmiaho-Lassila, Kielo Haahtela
      Pages 43-57
    2. Samir Droby, Edo Chalutz, Michael E. Wisniewski, Charles L. Wilson
      Pages 73-89
  4. Interactions among Micro-Organisms in Communities on Aerial Plant Surfaces

  5. Plant Surface Micro-Organisms, Agricultural Practices, and Food Quality

  6. Quantification and Modelling of Population Dynamics of Micro-Organisms Associated with Aerial Plant Surfaces

  7. Research Outlook

    1. John H. Andrews
      Pages 285-294
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 295-307

About this book


''Informative, well-constructed, and readable...The contributors are leaders in their fields and what they have to say is worthwhile.'' --- SGM Quarterly, August 1998


Pathogen ecology environment microbiology microorganism

Editors and affiliations

  • Cindy E. Morris
    • 1
  • Philippe C. Nicot
    • 1
  • Christophe Nguyen-The
    • 2
  1. 1.Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA)Station de Pathologie VégétaleAvignonFrance
  2. 2.Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA)Station de Technologie des Produits VégétauxAvignonFrance

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