African Journal of
Microbiology Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Microbiol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0808
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 5165

Full Length Research Paper

Fungi toxic efficiency of some plant volatile essential oils against plant pathogenic fungi

Shaon Kumar Das
  • Shaon Kumar Das
  • ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region, Sikkim Centre-737102, Sikkim, India.
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Aniruddha Roy
  • Aniruddha Roy
  • ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region, Umiam-793103, Meghalaya, India.
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Harikamal Barman
  • Harikamal Barman
  • University of North Bengal, Siliguri, Darjeeling-734013, West Bengal, India.
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  •  Received: 21 November 2015
  •  Accepted: 28 June 2016
  •  Published: 07 October 2016


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