Frankia

Known as: Frankiella 
Genus of BACTERIA in the family Frankiaceae. They are nitrogen-fixing root-nodule symbionts of many species of woody dicotyledonous plants.
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1980-2018
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2010
2010
The actinobacteria Frankia spp. are able to induce the formation of nodules on the roots of a large spectrum of actinorhizal… (More)
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2007
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2007
Soil bacteria that also form mutualistic symbioses in plants encounter two major levels of selection. One occurs during… (More)
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2005
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2005
Based on partial 16S sequences, we previously described a novel group of nonsymbiotic, acetylene reduction activity-positive… (More)
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1996
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1996
The members of the actinomycete genus Frankia are nitrogen-fixing symbionts of may species of woody dicotyledonous plants… (More)
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1993
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1993
Biological nitrogen fixation in aerobic organisms requires a mechanism for excluding oxygen from the site of nitrogenase activity… (More)
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1992
1992
The organisation of ribosomal RNA-encoding (rrn) genes has been studied in Frankia sp. strain ORS020606. The two rrn clusters… (More)
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1992
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1992
In order to develop a rapid and specific detection test for bacteria in soil, we improved a method based on the polymerase chain… (More)
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1991
1991
The polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is an in vitro procedure for primer-directed enzymatic amplification of specific template… (More)
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1988
1988
Southern blots of Frankia total DNAs were hybridized with nifHDK probes from Rhizobium meliloti, Klebsiella pneumoniae and… (More)
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1987
1987
Forty Frankia strains belonging to the Alnus and Elaeagnus host specificity groups and isolated from various plant species from… (More)
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