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Enhancement of biosurfactants and biofilm production after gamma irradiation-induced mutagenesis of Bacillus subtilis UTB1, a biocontrol agent of Aspergillus flavus
Bacillus subtilis UTB1 is known as a biocontrol agent of Aspergillus flavus in pistachio nuts. In order to reduce growth of this fungal pathogen to a greater extent, a random mutagenesis using gammaExpand
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Induced systemic resistance in cucumber and Arabidopsis thaliana by the combination of Trichoderma harzianum Tr6 and Pseudomonas sp. Ps14
Trichoderma species and fluorescent Pseudomonas spp. have been reported to induce systemic resistance in plants. In this study the effectiveness of a combination of these biological control agents onExpand
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Improvement in biocontrol activity of Bacillus subtilis UTB1 against Aspergillus flavus using gamma-irradiation
Bacillus subtilis UTB1, a biocontrol bacterium isolated from Iranian pistachio nuts, has revealed to have antagonistic activity against aflatoxin-producing Aspergillus flavus R5. The strain UTB1Expand
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CHARACTERIZATION OF SOME BIOFILM-FORMING BACILLUS SUBTILIS STRAINS AND EVALUATION OF THEIR BIOCONTROL POTENTIAL AGAINST FUSARIUM CULMORUM
Thirty Iranian native Bacillus sp. strains collected from the rhizosphere of various hosts in different regions of the country were studied. 16S rRNA identification and phylogenetic analysis wasExpand
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Response of some important Iranian wheat cultivars to Fusarium culmorum under genetic diversity of indigenous bio-control agent fluorescent Pseudomonas spp.
Wheat root and crown rot caused by Fusarium culmorum is known as one of the most common diseases among wheat diseases in Iran. Recently, application of new resistant cultivars and biological controlExpand
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Characterization of the antagonistic activity of a new indigenous strain of pseudomonas fluorescens isolated from onion rhizosphere
Bean damping-off caused by Rhizoctonia solani is one of the most widespread diseases of this plant. Fluorescent pseudomonads able to produce secondary antifungal metabolites can inhibit soil-borneExpand
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Effect of carbon and nitrogen sources on growth and biological efficacy of Pseudomonas fluorescens and Bacillus subtilis against Rhizoctonia solani, the causal agent of bean damping-off.
One of the most important environmental factors that regulate the growth and antagonistic efficacy of biocontrol agents is the medium. The aim of this paper was to find the nitrogen and carbonExpand
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Phenotypic and genetic characteristics of Xanthomonas citri subsp. malvacearum, causal agent of cotton blight, and identification of races in Iran
Bacterial blight was first reported on cotton (Gossypium hirsutum) in Iran in 1972 and has been observed in cotton fields in several provinces with outbreaks occurring in 2004 and 2005. This studyExpand
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Interaction of different media on production and biocontrol efficacy of Pseudomonas fluorescens P-35 and Bacillus subtilis B-3 against grey mould of apple.
SUMMARY In this study, growth and efficacy of two biological control agents, Pseudomonas fluorescens P-35 and Bacillus subtilis B-3, were evaluated in combinations of two carbon (sucrose andExpand
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