Bioactive secondary metabolites produced by microorganisms associated with plants

@article{Firkov2007BioactiveSM,
  title={Bioactive secondary metabolites produced by microorganisms associated with plants},
  author={Silvia Fir{\'a}kov{\'a} and M{\'a}ria {\vS}turd{\'i}kov{\'a} and Marta M{\'u}{\vc}kov{\'a}},
  journal={Biologia},
  year={2007},
  volume={62},
  pages={251-257}
}
In the past few decades groups of scientists have focused their study on relatively new microorganisms called endophytes. By definition these microorganisms, mostly fungi and bacteria, colonise the intercellular spaces of the plant tissues. The mutual relationship between endophytic microorganisms and their host plants, taxanomy and ecology of endophytes are being studied. Some of these microorganisms produce bioactive secondary metabolites that may be involved in a host-endophyte relationship… CONTINUE READING

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