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Horticultural Hijacking

September 21, 2012

3-D image of the biofilm formed by soil bacteria Down in the soil where plants and bacteria dwell, it's a battleground. Even though beneficial root bacteria come to the rescue when a plant is being attacked by pathogens, there's a dark side to the relationship between the plant and its white knight, according to University of Delaware research and reported in the journal Plant Physiology. Full Story

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