Physiological characterization and electron microscopic investigation of cyanobacteria associated with wheat rhizosphere

@article{Karthikeyan2009PhysiologicalCA,
  title={Physiological characterization and electron microscopic investigation of cyanobacteria associated with wheat rhizosphere},
  author={Nanjappan Karthikeyan and Radha Prasanna and Anjuli Sood and Pranita Jaiswal and Suman R. Nayak and Brahma D Kaushik},
  journal={Folia Microbiologica},
  year={2009},
  volume={54},
  pages={43-51}
}
Physiological attributes of a set of cyanobacterial strains, isolated from the rhizosphere of wheat (var. HD 2687), identified as belonging to the genera Calothrix (n = 3), Westiellopsis (1), Hapalosiphon (2) and Nostoc (2), were axenized and evaluated. The concentrated culture filtrates of three cyanobacterial strains — C. ghosei, H. intricatus and Nostoc sp. were able to enhance germination percentage, radicle and coleoptile length in inhibition experiments with wheat seeds. Indole-3-acetic… Expand
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