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Evidence for Strain-specific Agglutination of Rhizobium by a 45 kD Protein from Chickpea

  • Shivayogi M. S. 
  • Uma S. Podder
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Abstract

A 45 kD protein isolated from chickpea seeds was shown to agglutinate Rhizobium specific to chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) but not the Rhizobium which nodulates peanut and cowpea.

Key words

agglutination Rhizobium symbiosis Cicer arietinumspecificity 

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© Springer-Verlag 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Shivayogi M. S. 
    • 1
  • Uma S. Podder
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Biochemistry, B S & H College, GKVK CampusUniversity of Agricultural SciencesBangaloreIndia

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