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    • Keywords


      Land pollution, mycorrhiza, plant defense, sustainable agriculture, symbiotic association, water stress.

    • Abstract


      The symbiotic association between plant and fungi (mycorrhizalassociation) is an amazing phenomenon observed innature. The mycorrhizal association is one of nature’s boonsfor sustainable agriculture. In today’s changing environment,indiscriminate use of pesticides and chemicals pose a greatthreat to the existence of mycorrhizal species. There is a needto spread awareness in order to save mycorrhizal fungi fromextinction.

    • Author Affiliations


      Jagnaseni Barman1 Aveek Samanta1 Babita Saha1 Siraj Datta1

      1. Department of Biotechnology, Haldia Institute of Technology, ICARE Complex, Haldia, West Bengal 721 657, India.
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