Mutation in cyaA in Enterobacter cloacae decreases cucumber root colonization

@article{Roberts2006MutationIC,
  title={Mutation in cyaA in Enterobacter cloacae decreases cucumber root colonization},
  author={Daniel P Roberts and Laurie F. McKenna and Xiaojia Hu and Scott M. Lohrke and Hye Suk Kong and Jorge Teodoro de Souza and Con Jacyn Baker and John T. Lydon},
  journal={Archives of Microbiology},
  year={2006},
  volume={187},
  pages={101-115}
}
Strains of Enterobacter cloacae show promise as biological control agents for Pythium ultimum-induced damping-off on cucumber and other crops. Enterobacter cloacae M59 is a mini-Tn5 Km transposon mutant of strain 501R3. Populations of M59 were significantly lower on cucumber roots and decreased much more rapidly than those of strain 501R3 with increasing distance from the soil line. Strain M59 was decreased or deficient in growth and chemotaxis on most individual compounds detected in cucumber… CONTINUE READING
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