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Conservation and divergence of signalling pathways between roots and soil microbes - the Rhizobium -legume symbiosis compared to the development of lateral roots, mycorrhizal interactions and nematode-induced galls

Mathesius, Ulrike

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This review compares endophytic symbiotic and pathogenic root-microbe interactions and examines how the development of root structures elicited by various micro-organisms could have evolved by recruitment of existing plant developmental pathways. Plants are exposed to a multitude of soil micro-organisms which affect root development and performance. Their interactions can be of symbiotic and pathogenic nature, both of which can result in the formation of new root structures - how does the plant...[Show more]

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Date published: 2003
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/86607
Source: Plant and Soil
DOI: 10.1023/A:1026139026780

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