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Biological control of phytopathogens by phloroglucinol and hydrolytic enzyme producing bacterial inoculants

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dc.contributor.author Dunne, Colum P.
dc.contributor.author Cronin, D.
dc.contributor.author Moenne-Loccoz, Y.
dc.contributor.author O'Gara, Fergal
dc.date.accessioned 2014-11-03T14:46:50Z
dc.date.available 2014-11-03T14:46:50Z
dc.date.issued 1998
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/4129
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract Envionmental and consumer concerns have focused interest on the development of biological control as an alternative, environmentally-friendly strategy for the protection of agricultural and horticultural crops against phytopathogens. Biological control agents. producing a variety of secondary metabolites and hydrolytic enzymes, have been identified among fungi, actinomyceles and bacteria. Pseudomonas fluorescens FII3 and Stenotrophomonas maltophilia W81 inhibit growth of the phytopathogenic fungus Pythium ultimum in vitro and are capable of protecting sugar beet against the effects of damping-off under soil conditions. Transposon mutagenesis of strains FIl3 and W81 has demonstrated that the biocontrol abilities of these strains are mediated by 2,4-diacetylphloroglucinol (pm...) or lytic enzyme production, respectively. Globodera roslochiensis is a phytopathogenic cyst neml1.tode of major agronomic importance. Purified PHL, lytic enzymes, and chitinolytic or phloroglucinol-producing bacterial inoculants negatively influence hatch of G. rostochiensis eggs and decrease subsequent viability of juvenile cyst nematodes in vitro. Similar results were obtained under soil conditions. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher International Organization for Biological and Integrated Control (IOBC) en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries IOBC/WPRS Bulletin;21 (9), pp. 19-25
dc.relation.uri www.iobc-wprs.org
dc.subject biological control en_US
dc.subject agricultural and horticultural crops en_US
dc.title Biological control of phytopathogens by phloroglucinol and hydrolytic enzyme producing bacterial inoculants en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.contributor.sponsor Forbairt en_US
dc.contributor.sponsor European Commission en_US
dc.relation.projectid (SC-96-349) en_US
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US
dc.internal.rssid 1121540


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