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(NRP-93) [i]Pseudomonas fluorescens[/i]

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Pseudomonas fluorescens
Jake Malone (JIC), Tim Mauchline and Andrew Davis (JIC)
NRP-93

Image shows a wheat root isolate of the commensal soil bacterium Pseudomonas fluorescens inhibiting the spread of the pathogenic fungus Gaeumannomyces graminis var. tritici that causes a serious root disease known as ‘Take-all’. Scientists at the John Innes Centre on the Norwich Research Park are studying the intracellular signals and antimicrobials used by Pseudomonas species to inhibit the growth of soil-associated plant pathogens.

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