African Journal of
Microbiology Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Microbiol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0808
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 5182

Full Length Research Paper

Endophytic bacteria isolated from ipê mirim (Tecoma stans Bignoniaceae) and its application for plant growth promotion

Almir José Ferreira
  • Almir José Ferreira
  • Núcleo Integrado de Biotecnologia, University of Mogi das Cruzes, Mogi das Cruzes, São Paulo, Brazil.
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Luciana Francisco
  • Luciana Francisco
  • Núcleo Integrado de Biotecnologia, University of Mogi das Cruzes, Mogi das Cruzes, São Paulo, Brazil.
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Elisa Esposito
  • Elisa Esposito
  • Núcleo Integrado de Biotecnologia, University of Mogi das Cruzes, Mogi das Cruzes, São Paulo, Brazil.
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Manuella N. Dourado
  • Manuella N. Dourado
  • Microbiology Department, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil.
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Welington Luiz Araújo
  • Welington Luiz Araújo
  • Núcleo Integrado de Biotecnologia, University of Mogi das Cruzes, Mogi das Cruzes, São Paulo, Brazil.
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  •  Received: 03 February 2017
  •  Accepted: 28 March 2017
  •  Published: 21 October 2017

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