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Symbiosis

Known as: symbiosis, encompassing mutualism through parasitism, symbioses, symbiotic interaction between species 
An interaction between two organisms living together in more or less intimate association. Microscopic symbionts are often referred to as… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Plants and their associated fungi reward partners that offer the best resources to sustain mutualism in complex systems. Plants… Expand
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Soybean (Glycine max) is one of the most important crop plants for seed protein and oil content, and for its capacity to fix… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Humans are colonized by multitudes of commensal organisms representing members of five of the six kingdoms of life; however, our… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Summary Since 1989, efforts to understand the nature of interfirm resource sharing in the form of industrial symbiosis and to… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
Many microorganisms form symbioses with plants that range, on a continuous scale, from parasitic to mutualistic. Among these, the… Expand
Review
2004
Review
2004
  • J. Vessey
  • Plant and Soil
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 37031212
Numerous species of soil bacteria which flourish in the rhizosphere of plants, but which may grow in, on, or around plant tissues… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The human gut is colonized with a vast community of indigenous microorganisms that help shape our biology. Here, we present the… Expand
Review
1999
Review
1999
  • H. Zahran
  • Microbiology and Molecular Biology Reviews
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 38983361
SUMMARY Biological N2 fixation represents the major source of N input in agricultural soils including those in arid regions. The… Expand
Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
  • R. Trivers
  • The Quarterly Review of Biology
  • 1971
  • Corpus ID: 19027999
A model is presented to account for the natural selection of what is termed reciprocally altruistic behavior. The model shows how… Expand
Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
  • M. S. Mahler
  • Journal of the American Psychoanalytic…
  • 1967
  • Corpus ID: 33386502
HE TERhl SYhlBIOSIS is borrowed from biology, where it is used to refer to a close functional association of two organisms to… Expand