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Isolation and Identification of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi from Agricultural Fields of Vietnam

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The rising claim for more environmental friendly and healthy agriculture is a strong incentive to find alternative strategies to replace the use of mineral fertilizer and pesticide. Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF), a main component of soil microbiota, represent a promising tool as providers of key ecological services. The present work represented one of the first attempts to study, under a morphological and molecular point of view, the AMF communities associated to some strategic crops in Vietnam. The findings about the AMF morphotypes dominant in different crop systems could be a starting point for the development of well performing and adapted inocula suitable for the application in field.

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Z. Sasvári, F. Magurno, D. Galanics, T. Hang, T. Ha, N. Luyen, L. Huong and K. Posta, "Isolation and Identification of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi from Agricultural Fields of Vietnam," American Journal of Plant Sciences, Vol. 3 No. 12A, 2012, pp. 1796-1801. doi: 10.4236/ajps.2012.312A220.

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