The PGPR strain Phyllobacterium brassicacearum STM196 induces a reproductive delay and physiological changes that result in improved drought tolerance in Arabidopsis
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Bresson, J., Varoquaux, F., Bontpart, T., Touraine, B. and Vile, D. (2013), The PGPR strain Phyllobacterium brassicacearum STM196 induces a reproductive delay and physiological changes that result in improved drought tolerance in Arabidopsis. New Phytologist, 200: 558–569. doi: 10.1111/nph.12383
- Issue online: 18 SEP 2013
- Version of Record online: 4 JUL 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 24 MAY 2013
- Manuscript Received: 25 APR 2013
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