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A Review: Beneficial Effects of the Mycorrhizal Fungi for Plant Growth

  title={A Review: Beneficial Effects of the Mycorrhizal Fungi for Plant Growth},
  author={Khosro Mohammadi and Shiva Khalesro and Yousef Sohrabi and Gholamreza Heidari},
The two main types of mycorrhizas are ecto and endomycorrhizas, which differ in their structure and physiological relationships with host plant. Mycorrhizal fungi frequently stimulate plants to reduce root biomass while simultaneously expanding nutrient uptake capacity by extending far beyond root surfaces and proliferating in soil pores that are too small for root hairs to enter. Legume roots are invaded and colonized by rhizobia and also with mycorrhizal fungi. For legumes, arbuscular… 

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