Isolation and identification of endophytic bacterial strains from sugarcane stalks and theirin vitro antagonism against the red rot pathogen

@article{Viswanathan2008IsolationAI,
  title={Isolation and identification of endophytic bacterial strains from sugarcane stalks and theirin vitro antagonism against the red rot pathogen},
  author={Rasappa Viswanathan and R. Rajitha and Amalraj Ramesh Sundar and Vellaisamy Ramamoorthy},
  journal={Sugar Tech},
  year={2008},
  volume={5},
  pages={25-29}
}
Forty nine isolates of endophytic bacteria and three isolates of rhizobacteria were isolated from different sugarcane varieties, clones ofSaccharum spontaneum andErianthus sp. All the bacterial isolates were evaluated for antagonism against the red rot pathogen of sugarcaneColletotrichum falcatum. The results showed that seven isolates were effective in… CONTINUE READING