Pseudomonas fluorescens NZI7 repels grazing by C. elegans, a natural predator

Date

2013

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Burlinson , Peter
Studholme, David
Cambray-Young , Joanna
Heavens , Darren
Rathjen, John
Hodgkin , Jonathan
Preston , Gail M

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Nature Publishing Group

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The bacteriovorous nematode Caenorhabditis elegans has been used to investigate many aspects of animal biology, including interactions with pathogenic bacteria. However, studies examining C. elegans interactions with bacteria isolated from environments in

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Keywords: antipredator defense; bacterial disease; bacterium; bacterivory; biocontrol agent; chemotaxis; edible species; genetic analysis; grazing; host-pathogen interaction; mushroom; mutation; nematode; predator; Agaricus bisporus; Animalia; Bacteria (microorgani Brown blotch disease; Chemotaxis; Cyanide; Dehydroquinate synthase (DHQS); Pseudomonas tolaasii; Tolaasin

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The International Society of Microbial Ecology

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Journal article

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10.1038/ismej.2013.9

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2037-12-31