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Mycorrhizal associations in woody plant species at the Mt. Usu volcano, Japan
We investigated the association between ectomycorrhizal (ECM) and arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) fungi and pioneer woody plant species in areas devastated by the eruption of Mt. Usu, Japan, in 2000. WeExpand
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Feedback Control for Electromagnetic Vibration Feeder
An electromagnetic-type vibratory feeder of is a typical transportation device used in automatic weighers. As existing feeders are driven by feedforward control, the so-called “firing angle control”,Expand
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Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi increased early growth of two nontimber forest product species Dyera polyphylla and Aquilaria filaria under greenhouse conditions
Nontimber forest products (NTFPs) represent an important source of income to millions of people in tropical forest regions, but some NTFP species have decreased in number and become endangered due toExpand
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TURJAMAN, M., TAMAI, Y., SEGAH, H., LIMIN, S. H., OSAKI, M. & TAWARAYA, K. 2006. Increase in early growth and nutrient uptake of Shorea seminis seedlings inoculated with two ectomycorrhizal fungi.Expand
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Vegetation and Colonization Status of Mycorrhizal and Endophytic Fungi in Plant Species on Acidic Barren at Crater Basin of Volcano Esan in Hokkaido, Japan
We investigated the colonization status of mycorrhizal and endophytic fungi in roots of plants established on an acidic barren at volcano Esan, Hokkaido, Japan. In total, 87 individuals of 21 plantExpand
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Note on Cordyceps brongniartii Shimazu collected from the wild in Japan
We collected Cordyceps brongniartii from the wild associated with coleopteran larvae for the first time in Japan. Morphological comparisons of C. brongniartii with the type specimen showed slightExpand
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Honeycomb-like architecture produced by living bacteria, Gluconacetobacter xylinus
Abstract Bacterial cellulose (BC)-producing bacterium, Gluconacetobacter xylinus (ATCC53582), was found to move along linear microgrooves of a stripe-patterned cellulosic scaffold. On the basis ofExpand
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Rapid prediction of native wood pulp properties by Fourier transform Raman spectroscopy
La possibilite d'utiliser la spectroscopie FT-Raman pour une evaluation rapide des diverses proprietes de la pâte a ete evaluee pour deux essences d'eucalyptus, incluant des echantillons d'âgesExpand
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Effects of soil nutrient availability and ozone on container-grown Japanese larch seedlings and role of soil microbes
The interactive effects of ozone, soil nutrient availability and root microorganisms on physiological, growth, and productivity traits were studied for the first time for Japanese larch (LarixExpand
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