• Review article discusses potential role, benefits of non-rhizobia bacteria in root nodules of legume

    3 days ago - By Phys.org

    For many years, it was believed that the only nitrogen-fixing organisms of legume nodules were rhizobia. However, there is a strikingly diverse population of non-rhizobia bacteria often detected within nodules obtained from soil, revealing a complex phytomicrobiome, whose interactions likely affect the behavior and fitness of the host plant.
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