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Mechanisms of bacterial attachment to roots

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The attachment of bacteria to roots constitutes the first physical step in many plant–microbe interactions. These interactions exert both positive and negative influences on agricultural systems depending on whether a growth-promoting, symbiotic or pathogenic relationship transpires. A common biphasic mechanism of root attachment exists across agriculturally important microbial species, including Rhizobium, Agrobacterium, Pseudomonas, Azospirillum and Salmonella. Attachment studies have revea...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1093/femsre/fuy014

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS Division
Department:
Plant Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS Division
Department:
Plant Sciences
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
FEMS Microbiology Reviews Journal website
Volume:
42
Issue:
4
Pages:
448–461
Publication date:
2018-04-17
Acceptance date:
2018-04-11
DOI:
EISSN:
1574-6976
ISSN:
0168-6445
Pubs id:
pubs:836518
URN:
uri:4da14162-2d1b-4a92-9593-c627a3303b44
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uuid:4da14162-2d1b-4a92-9593-c627a3303b44
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pubs:836518

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