Search for dissertations about: "Plant growth promoting rhizobacteria"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words Plant growth promoting rhizobacteria.

  1. 1. Mechanism of Action of the Plant Growth Promoting Bacterium Paenibacillus polymyxa

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Salme Timmusk; Uppsala universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Microbiology; Plant growth promotion; Induced resistance; Biocontrol; Deleterious rhizobacterium; Mikrobiologi; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology Organism biology Microbiology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi Organismbiologi Mikrobiologi;

    Abstract : Paenibacillus polymyxa belongs to the group of plant growth promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR). Activities associated with P. polymyxa-treatment of plants in earlier experiments include, e.g. READ MORE

  2. 2. Use of rhizobacteria for the alleviation of plant stress

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Islam Ahmed Moustafa Abd El-Daim; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet.; [2015]

    Abstract : Plant growth promoting rhizobacteria are beneficial microbes able to induce plant stress tolerance and antagonise plant pathogens. The present study showed that wheat seedlings pre-treated with Bacillus thuringiensis AZP2 had better tolerance to severe drought stress and showed 78% greater plant biomass and five-fold higher survivorship compared to wheat seedlings not treated with the bacterium. READ MORE