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Handbook for Azospirillum: Technical Issues and Protocols

Handbook / Manual
  • Is the first "handbook" for Azospirillum sp. to be published
  • Is a laboratory book containing introductory chapters with basic information
  • Is an updated version of previous books (only at basic information topics)

By: Fabricio D Cassan(Author), Okon Yaacov(Author), Cecilia M Creus(Author)


Hardback | Jun 2015 | #218981 | ISBN-13: 9783319065410
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About this book

The functional analysis of plant-microbe interactions has re-emerged in the past 10 years due to spectacular advances in integrative study models. Handbook for Azospirillum summarizes basic and technical information related to the plant growth promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR) belonging to the genus Azospirillum, considered to be one of the most representative PGPR last 40 years. We include exhaustive information about the general microbiology of genus Azospirillum, their identification strategies; the evaluation of plant growth promoting mechanisms, inoculants technology and agronomic use of these bacteria and some special references to the genetic technology and use.


1. General Microbiology of Azospirillum sp.
2. Identification of Azospirillum sp.
3. Evaluation of potential mechanisms to promote the plant growth
4. Inoculant technology
5. Genetic Technology for Azospirillum sp.
6. Agronomic use for Azospirillum sp.
7. Apendices

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Dr. Fabricio Cassan, Universidad Nacional de Rio Cuarto Laboratorio de Fisiologia Vegetal y de la interaccion Planta-microorganismo Ruta 36. Km 601 Rio Cuarto Cordoba, Argentina

Cecilia M. Creus, Co-author Professor Adjunto Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias Universidad Nacional de Mar del Prata, INTA Balcarce.

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