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University of Bonn

In order to grow properly, plants take in water and nutrients through their roots. But they have the assistance of some tiny helpers: A layer of bacteria and fungi, just a few millimeters thick, can be found directly around the …

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Phys.Org

by US Department of Energy Plants provide a home for a wide diversity of microbes, especially in their roots. In turn, these communities can provide important benefits for the host. A study published in Current Biology investigated …

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ScienceDaily

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Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research
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Researchers have discovered that diverse root-colonizing fungi can benefit plants, but only when they are kept in check by the host innate immune system and the bacteria …
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AgriLifeToday

Texas A&M AgriLife scientists are working to enhance corn’s resistance to insects such as fall armyworm by transplanting beneficial microbes found in corn’s resilient ancestor, teosinte.

The work is urgently needed because fall …

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National Science Foundation https://www.nsf.gov/discoveries/disc_summ.jsp?cntn_id=303265

Root-associated microbes help plants cope with drought stress

Drought can have a lasting impact on the community of microbes that lives in and around the roots of …

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EurekAlert https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2021-04/guot-oaa041421.php

We refer to the microbiome as the community of microorganisms that exist in or on all organisms, including bacteria and fungi. A team from the Institute of Environmental …

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EurekAlert https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2021-01/su-stt012121.php

"The idea that seeds can be the link between the microbes in the mother tree and its offspring has frequently been discussed, but this is the first time someone proves …

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ScienceDaily https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/01/210111112220.htm

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Graz University of Technology
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Researchers were able to demonstrate how a specific bacterium inside the seeds of rice plants effectively and in an eco-friendly …
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Phys.Org https://phys.org/news/2020-04-fungus-verticillium-wilt-olive-trees.html

by Asociacion RUVID

Researchers from the Universities of Valencia and Cordoba, as well as from the Institute for Sustainable Agriculture of the Spanish National …

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