Azospirillum

Summary

Alias: Azospirillum Tarrand et al. 1979 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Falk et al. 1985

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  1. Santos A, Gerhardt E, Moure V, Pedrosa F, Souza E, Diamanti R, et al. Kinetics and structural features of dimeric glutamine-dependent bacterial NAD+ synthetases suggest evolutionary adaptation to available metabolites. J Biol Chem. 2018;293:7397-7407 pubmed publisher
    ..octameric NadEGln The characterization of additional NadE isoforms in the diazotrophic bacterium Azospirillum brasilense along with the determination of intracellular glutamine levels in response to an ammonium shock ..
  2. Quéméneur M, Palvadeau A, Postec A, Monnin C, Chavagnac V, Ollivier B, et al. Endolithic microbial communities in carbonate precipitates from serpentinite-hosted hyperalkaline springs of the Voltri Massif (Ligurian Alps, Northern Italy). Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2015;22:13613-24 pubmed publisher
    ..classes, including nitrogen-fixing, methane-oxidizing or hydrogen-oxidizing representatives of the genera Azospirillum, Methylosinus, and Hydrogenophaga/'Serpentinomonas', respectively...
  3. Wang D, Xu A, Elmerich C, Ma L. Biofilm formation enables free-living nitrogen-fixing rhizobacteria to fix nitrogen under aerobic conditions. ISME J. 2017;11:1602-1613 pubmed publisher
    ..The pellicles formed by Azospirillum brasilense, another free-living nitrogen-fixing rhizobacterium, which also exhibited nitrogenase activity and ..
  4. Posada L, Alvarez J, Hu C, de Bashan L, Bashan Y. Construction of probe of the plant growth-promoting bacteria Bacillus subtilis useful for fluorescence in situ hybridization. J Microbiol Methods. 2016;128:125-129 pubmed publisher
    ..cereus, Bacillus gibsonii, Bacillus megaterium, Bacillus pumilus; and with the external phylogenetic strains Azospirillum brasilense Cd, Micrococcus sp. and Paenibacillus sp...
  5. Schwab S, Terra L, Baldani J. Genomic characterization of Nitrospirillum amazonense strain CBAmC, a nitrogen-fixing bacterium isolated from surface-sterilized sugarcane stems. Mol Genet Genomics. 2018;293:997-1016 pubmed publisher
    ..phylogenomic analyses in this work support the recent reclassification of the species, separating it from the Azospirillum genus...
  6. Poitout A, Martinière A, Kucharczyk B, Queruel N, Silva Andia J, Mashkoor S, et al. Local signalling pathways regulate the Arabidopsis root developmental response to Mesorhizobium loti inoculation. J Exp Bot. 2017;68:1199-1211 pubmed publisher
    ..loti, as well as by the bona fide plant growth promoting rhizobacteria Azospirillum brasilense and Pseudomonas, affect root development via local transduction pathways restricted to the colonised ..
  7. Ma J, Wang Z, Zhang J, Waite T, Wu Z. Cost-effective Chlorella biomass production from dilute wastewater using a novel photosynthetic microbial fuel cell (PMFC). Water Res. 2017;108:356-364 pubmed publisher
    ..such as Pt, a consortium of photosynthetic organisms including plant growth-promoting bacteria such as Azospirillum and Rhizobium were overrepresented in the biofilm, with these organisms most likely contributing to cathodic ..
  8. Caldwell A, Silva L, da Silva C, OUVERNEY C. Prokaryotic Diversity in the Rhizosphere of Organic, Intensive, and Transitional Coffee Farms in Brazil. PLoS ONE. 2015;10:e0106355 pubmed publisher
    ..g. Rhizobium, Agrobacter, Acetobacter, Rhodospirillum, Azospirillum), but the families in which they belong had some of the highest relative abundance in the dataset, suggesting ..
  9. Xue W, Pan W, Lu Q, Xu Q, Wu C, Du S. Aquatic plant debris changes sediment enzymatic activity and microbial community structure. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2018;25:21801-21810 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Azospirillum and Dechloromonas, the dominant phylogenetic groups at the genus level, increased with plant debris addition...

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  1. Ryu M, Fomicheva A, O Neal L, Alexandre G, Gomelsky M. Using Light-Activated Enzymes for Modulating Intracellular c-di-GMP Levels in Bacteria. Methods Mol Biol. 2017;1657:169-186 pubmed publisher
    ..e., motility and biofilm phenotypes in E. coli and chemotactic behavior in the alphaproteobacterium Azospirillum brasilense...
  2. Gerhardt E, Rodrigues T, Müller Santos M, Pedrosa F, Souza E, Forchhammer K, et al. The bacterial signal transduction protein GlnB regulates the committed step in fatty acid biosynthesis by acting as a dissociable regulatory subunit of acetyl-CoA carboxylase. Mol Microbiol. 2015;95:1025-35 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we show that the GlnB paralogues of the PII proteins from E. coli and Azospirillum brasiliense, but not the GlnK paralogues, can specifically form a ternary complex with the BC-BCCP components ..
  3. Mosa W, Sas Paszt L, Frąc M, Trzciński P. Microbial Products and Biofertilizers in Improving Growth and Productivity of Apple - a Review. Pol J Microbiol. 2016;65:243-251 pubmed publisher
    ..Biofertilizers are very safe for human, animal and environment. The use of Azotobacter, Azospirillum, Pseudomonas, Acetobacter, Burkholderia, Bacillus, Paenibacillus and some members of the Enterobacteriaceae is ..
  4. Zhang Q, Zhang L, Wang H, Jiang Q, Zhu X. Simultaneous efficient removal of oxyfluorfen with electricity generation in a microbial fuel cell and its microbial community analysis. Bioresour Technol. 2018;250:658-665 pubmed publisher
    ..Microbial community analysis indicated that functional bacteria Arcobacter, Acinetobacter, Azospirillum, Azonexus, and Comamonas were the predominant genera in the anodic biofilm...
  5. Zheng D, Chang Q, Gao M, She Z, Jin C, Guo L, et al. Performance evaluation and microbial community of a sequencing batch biofilm reactor (SBBR) treating mariculture wastewater at different chlortetracycline concentrations. J Environ Manage. 2016;182:496-504 pubmed publisher
    ..with the increase of CTC concentration from 0 to 35 mg/L, such as Nitrospira, Paracoccus, Hyphomicrobium, Azospirillum. However, the relative abundances of the genera Flavobacterium, Aequorivita, Buchnera, Azonexus and Thioalbus ..
  6. Gao F, Li Z, Chang Q, Gao M, She Z, Wu J, et al. Effect of florfenicol on performance and microbial community of a sequencing batch biofilm reactor treating mariculture wastewater. Environ Technol. 2018;39:363-372 pubmed publisher
    ..Some genera capable of reducing nitrate to nitrogen gas could be inhibited by the addition of FF in the influent, such as Azospirillum and Hyphomicrobium.
  7. Fomenkov A, Vincze T, Grabovich M, Anton B, Dubinina G, Orlova M, et al. Complete Genome Sequence of a Strain of Azospirillum thiophilum Isolated from a Sulfide Spring. Genome Announc. 2016;4: pubmed publisher
    We report the complete, closed genome sequence and complete methylome of Azospirillum thiophilum strain BV-S(T).
  8. Sarkar V, Mukhopadhyay B. Synthesis of the tetrasaccharide related to the repeating unit of the O-antigen from Azospirillum brasilense Jm125A2 in the form of its 2-aminoethyl glycoside. Carbohydr Res. 2018;470:13-18 pubmed publisher
    ..of the O-antigen from Azospirillum brasilense Jm125A2 is accomplished through rational protecting group manipulations of commercially available ..
  9. Yegorenkova I, Tregubova K, Burygin G, Matora L, Ignatov V. Assessing the efficacy of co-inoculation of wheat seedlings with the associative bacteria Paenibacillus polymyxa 1465 and Azospirillum brasilense Sp245. Can J Microbiol. 2016;62:279-85 pubmed publisher
    ..evaluated the ability of 2 co-inoculated plant-growth-promoting rhizobacteria, Paenibacillus polymyxa 1465 and Azospirillum brasilense Sp245, to colonize roots of wheat (Triticum aestivum L...
  10. Yi Y, Xie B, Zhao T, Li Z, Stom D, Liu H. Effect of external resistance on the sensitivity of microbial fuel cell biosensor for detection of different types of pollutants. Bioelectrochemistry. 2018;125:71-78 pubmed publisher
    ..Both Azospirillum and Acinetobacter were susceptible to Cd and Pb, occuping 19...
  11. Fukami J, Cerezini P, Hungria M. Azospirillum: benefits that go far beyond biological nitrogen fixation. AMB Express. 2018;8:73 pubmed publisher
    The genus Azospirillum comprises plant-growth-promoting bacteria (PGPB), which have been broadly studied...
  12. Ramírez Mata A, Pacheco M, Moreno S, Xiqui Vazquez M, Baca B. Versatile use of Azospirillum brasilense strains tagged with egfp and mCherry genes for the visualization of biofilms associated with wheat roots. Microbiol Res. 2018;215:155-163 pubmed publisher
    This study reports the introduction of egfp or mCherry markers to the Sp245, Sp7, and M40 wild-type strains of Azospirillum brasilense and the hhkB (encoding for a putative hybrid histidine kinase) minus mutant an isogenic strain of A...
  13. Tiepo A, Hertel M, Rocha S, Calzavara A, de Oliveira A, Pimenta J, et al. Enhanced drought tolerance in seedlings of Neotropical tree species inoculated with plant growth-promoting bacteria. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2018;130:277-288 pubmed publisher
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effects of inoculation with bacterial species (Azospirillum brasilense - Ab-V5, Bacillus sp., Azomonas sp. and Azorhizophillus sp...
  14. Fang W, Yan D, Wang Q, Huang B, Ren Z, Wang X, et al. Changes in the abundance and community composition of different nitrogen cycling groups in response to fumigation with 1,3-dichloropropene. Sci Total Environ. 2018;650:44-55 pubmed publisher
    ..Fumigation with 1,3-D significantly reduced the nitrogen-fixing bacteria Azospirillum and Paenibacillus; the nitrifiers Nitrosomonas and Nitrospira; and the denitrifiers Pseudomonas, Paracoccus and ..
  15. Rai A, Singh S, Dwivedi S, Srivastava A, Pandey P, Kumar S, et al. Expression of catalases in Azospirillum brasilense Sp7 is regulated by a network of OxyR and two RpoH paralogs including a regulatory cascade of RpoE1 and RpoH5. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    The genome of Azospirillum brasilense encodes 5 RpoH sigma factors, two OxyR transcription regulator and three catalases...
  16. Ouyang Y, Duarte G, Poe B, Riehl P, Dos Santos F, Martin Didonet C, et al. A disposable laser print-cut-laminate polyester microchip for multiplexed PCR via infra-red-mediated thermal control. Anal Chim Acta. 2015;901:59-67 pubmed publisher
    ..amplification of a 520 bp fragment of the λ-phage genome (in 11 min) and a 1500 bp region of Azospirillum brasilense...
  17. Pii Y, Penn A, Terzano R, Crecchio C, Mimmo T, Cesco S. Plant-microorganism-soil interactions influence the Fe availability in the rhizosphere of cucumber plants. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2015;87:45-52 pubmed publisher
    ..plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR) that colonize the rhizosphere of agronomically important crops, Azospirillum brasilense has been shown to exert strong stimulating activities on plants, by inducing alterations of the root ..
  18. Khudur L, Gleeson D, Ryan M, Shahsavari E, Haleyur N, Nugegoda D, et al. Implications of co-contamination with aged heavy metals and total petroleum hydrocarbons on natural attenuation and ecotoxicity in Australian soils. Environ Pollut. 2018;243:94-102 pubmed publisher
    ..rRNA, revealed a lack of dominate genera; however, despite the variation in soil type, a few genera including Azospirillum spp. and Conexibacter were present in most soil samples (85% and 82% of all soils, respectively)...
  19. Grouzdev D, Tikhonova E, Krutkina M, Kravchenko I. Genome Sequence of Methylotrophic Azospirillum sp. Strain B2, Isolated from a Raised Sphagnum Bog. Genome Announc. 2018;6: pubmed publisher
    i>Azospirillum sp. strain B2 is a soil bacterium which was originally isolated from the Sosvyatskoe raised Sphagnum bog in Russia. Here, we present the approximately 8-Mb draft genome sequence of Azospirillum sp...
  20. Dong Q, Bauer C. Transcriptome analysis of cyst formation in Rhodospirillum centenum reveals large global changes in expression during cyst development. BMC Genomics. 2015;16:68 pubmed publisher
    Rhodospirillum centenum is a photosynthetic member of the Gram-negative Azospirillum clade members of which exhibit a complex developmental life-cycle featuring morphologically distinct cell types...
  21. Sigida E, Fedonenko Y, Shashkov A, Konnova S, Ignatov V. Structure of the O-specific polysaccharide from Azospirillum fermentarium CC-LY743T. Carbohydr Res. 2018;465:40-43 pubmed publisher
    ..polysaccharide was obtained by mild acid hydrolysis of the lipopolysaccharide of nitrogen-fixing bacterium Azospirillum fermentarium CC-LY743T (IBPPM 578) and was studied by sugar analysis along with 1H and <..
  22. Abronina P, Zinin A, Romashin D, Tereshina V, Chizhov A, Kononov L. Application of a Janus aglycon with dual function in benzyl-free synthesis of spacer-armed oligosaccharide fragments of polysaccharides from rhizobacterium Azospirillum brasilense sp7. Carbohydr Res. 2018;464:28-43 pubmed publisher
    ..were engaged in a benzyl-free synthesis of oligosaccharide fragments of polysaccharides from rhizobacterium Azospirillum brasilense sp7...
  23. Molina R, Rivera D, Mora V, Lopez G, Rosas S, Spaepen S, et al. Regulation of IAA Biosynthesis in Azospirillum brasilense Under Environmental Stress Conditions. Curr Microbiol. 2018;75:1408-1418 pubmed publisher
    Indole-3-acetic acid (IAA) is one of the most important molecules produced by Azospirillum sp., given that it affects plant growth and development...
  24. Palacios O, Choix F, Bashan Y, de Bashan L. Influence of tryptophan and indole-3-acetic acid on starch accumulation in the synthetic mutualistic Chlorella sorokiniana-Azospirillum brasilense system under heterotrophic conditions. Res Microbiol. 2016;167:367-79 pubmed publisher
    ..synthetic mutualism between the microalgae Chlorella sorokiniana and the microalgae growth-promoting bacteria Azospirillum brasilense, created by co-immobilization in alginate beads. Experiments used two wild-type A...
  25. Inaba J, Thornton J, Huergo L, Monteiro R, Klassen G, Pedrosa F, et al. Mutational analysis of GlnB residues critical for NifA activation in Azospirillum brasilense. Microbiol Res. 2015;171:65-72 pubmed publisher
    ..PII proteins are signal transduction that sense cellular nitrogen status and relay this signals to other targets. Azospirillum brasilense is a nitrogen fixing bacterium, which associates with grasses and cereals promoting beneficial ..
  26. Kwak Y, Shin J. First Azospirillum genome from aquatic environments: Whole-genome sequence of Azospirillum thiophilum BV-S(T), a novel diazotroph harboring a capacity of sulfur-chemolithotrophy from a sulfide spring. Mar Genomics. 2016;25:21-24 pubmed publisher
    b>Azospirillum thiophilum BV-S(T), isolated from a sulfide spring, is a novel nitrogen-fixing bacterium harboring sulfur-lithotrophy...
  27. Thiebaut F, Rojas C, Grativol C, Motta M, Vieira T, Regulski M, et al. Genome-wide identification of microRNA and siRNA responsive to endophytic beneficial diazotrophic bacteria in maize. BMC Genomics. 2014;15:766 pubmed publisher
    ..analyzed the sRNA regulated by its association with two diazotrophic bacteria, Herbaspirillum seropedicae and Azospirillum brasilense. Deep sequencing analysis was done with RNA extracted from plants inoculated with H...
  28. Pal K, Mukhopadhyay B. Synthesis of the tetrasaccharide repeating unit of the O-glycan from the polar flagellum flagellin of Azospirillum brasilense Sp7. Carbohydr Res. 2014;400:9-13 pubmed publisher
    Chemical synthesis of the tetrasaccharide repeating unit of the O-glycan from the polar flagellum flagellin of Azospirillum brasilense Sp7 in the form of its p-methoxyphenyl glycoside is reported...
  29. Banik A, Mukhopadhaya S, Dangar T. Characterization of N2-fixing plant growth promoting endophytic and epiphytic bacterial community of Indian cultivated and wild rice (Oryza spp.) genotypes. Planta. 2016;243:799-812 pubmed publisher
    ..95-100 % sequence homology with type strains) belonging to five classes-alpha (Ancylobacter, Azorhizobium, Azospirillum, Rhizobium, Bradyrhizobium, Sinorhizobium, Novosphingobium, spp.), beta (Burkholderia sp...
  30. Fontana C, Salazar S, Bassi D, Puglisi E, Lovaisa N, Toffoli L, et al. Genome Sequence of Azospirillum brasilense REC3, Isolated from Strawberry Plants. Genome Announc. 2018;6: pubmed publisher
    The genome sequence of a plant growth-promoting bacterium and biocontrol agent, Azospirillum brasilense REC3, isolated from strawberry roots, is reported here. The A...
  31. Xu Q, Pan W, Zhang R, Lu Q, Xue W, Wu C, et al. Inoculation with Bacillus subtilis and Azospirillum brasilense Produces Abscisic Acid That Reduces Irt1-Mediated Cadmium Uptake of Roots. J Agric Food Chem. 2018;66:5229-5236 pubmed publisher
    ..A new strategy using abscisic acid (ABA)-generating bacteria, Bacillus subtilis or Azospirillum brasilense, was developed to reduce the Cd accumulation in plants grown in Cd-contaminated soil...
  32. Hungria M, Ribeiro R, Nogueira M. Draft Genome Sequences of Azospirillum brasilense Strains Ab-V5 and Ab-V6, Commercially Used in Inoculants for Grasses and Legumes in Brazil. Genome Announc. 2018;6: pubmed publisher
    i>Azospirillum brasilense strains Ab-V5 and Ab-V6 are largely used in commercial inoculants for grasses and legumes in Brazil...
  33. Guliy O, Zaitsev B, Borodina I, Burygin G, Karavaeva O, Semyonov A. Analysis of the microbial cell-Ab binding in buffer solution by the piezoelectric resonator. Anal Biochem. 2018;554:53-60 pubmed publisher
    The possibility of the registration of the interaction of the cells Azospirillum lipoferum Sp59b with the specific antibodies directly in the conducting suspensions by using an acoustic sensor was shown...
  34. Sigida E, Fedonenko Y, Shashkov A, Grinev V, Zdorovenko E, Konnova S, et al. Structural studies of the polysaccharides from the lipopolysaccharides of Azospirillum brasilense Sp246 and SpBr14. Carbohydr Res. 2014;398:40-4 pubmed publisher
    Lipopolysaccharides from closely related Azospirillum brasilense strains, Sp246 and SpBr14, were obtained by phenol-water extraction...
  35. KanevskiÄ­ M, Konnova S, BoÄ­ko A, Fedonenko I, Sigida E, Ignatov V. [Effect of flavonoids on the composition of surface glycopolymers in Azospirillum lipoferum Sp59b]. Mikrobiologiia. 2014;83:143-51 pubmed
    Cultivation of the type strain Azospirillum lipoferum Sp59b in the presence of the flavonoid quercetin induced modification of the structure of the bacterial lipopolysaccharide...
  36. Carrasco Espinosa K, García Cabrera R, Bedoya López A, Trujillo Roldán M, Valdez Cruz N. Positive effect of reduced aeration rate on growth and stereospecificity of DL-malic acid consumption by Azospirillum brasilense: improving the shelf life of a liquid inoculant formulation. J Biotechnol. 2015;195:74-81 pubmed publisher
    b>Azospirillum brasilense has significance as a growth promoter in plants of commercial interest...
  37. Meza B, de Bashan L, Bashan Y. Involvement of indole-3-acetic acid produced by Azospirillum brasilense in accumulating intracellular ammonium in Chlorella vulgaris. Res Microbiol. 2015;166:72-83 pubmed publisher
    ..when the microalgae Chlorella vulgaris was immobilized in alginate with either of two wild type strains of Azospirillum brasilense or their corresponding indole-3-acetic acid (IAA)-attenuated mutants...
  38. Koul V, Tripathi C, Adholeya A, Kochar M. Nitric oxide metabolism and indole acetic acid biosynthesis cross-talk in Azospirillum brasilense SM. Res Microbiol. 2015;166:174-85 pubmed publisher
    ..regulator (nosR) and nitric oxide reductase (norB) were identified in the plant-associated bacterium (PAB) Azospirillum brasilense SM...
  39. Ogar A, Sobczyk Å, Turnau K. Effect of combined microbes on plant tolerance to Zn-Pb contaminations. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2015;22:19142-56 pubmed publisher
    ..The addition of Azospirillum sp. and Nostoc edaphicum without mycorrhiza suppressed plant growth...
  40. Souza R, Mendes I, Reis Junior F, Carvalho F, Nogueira M, Vasconcelos A, et al. Shifts in taxonomic and functional microbial diversity with agriculture: How fragile is the Brazilian Cerrado?. BMC Microbiol. 2016;16:42 pubmed publisher
    ..In contrast, Rhizobium, Azospirillum, Xanthomonas, Pseudomonas and Acidobacterium predominated in the native Cerrado...
  41. Fukami J, Ollero F, de la Osa C, Valderrama Fernández R, Nogueira M, Megias M, et al. Antioxidant activity and induction of mechanisms of resistance to stresses related to the inoculation with Azospirillum brasilense. Arch Microbiol. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    We investigated the effects of Azospirillum brasilense strains Ab-V5 and Ab-V6 in the induction of mechanisms of systemic acquired resistance (SAR) and induced system resistance (ISR) on maize (Zea mays L.) plants...
  42. Patika V, Nadkernichna O, Shahovnina O. [INFLUENCE OF AZOSPIRILLUM BRASILENSE 10/1 ON ASSOCIATIVE NITROGEN FIXATION AND INTRAVARIETAL POLYMORPHISM OF SPRING TRITICALE]. Mikrobiol Z. 2015;77:29-36 pubmed
    ..Application of active strain Azospirillum brasilense 10/1 promotes the decline of variability of this sign within the limits of sort, increase potential ..
  43. Reddy Priya P, Selastin Antony R, Gopalaswamy G, Balachandar D. Development of sequence-characterized amplified region (SCAR) markers as a quality standard of inoculants based on Azospirillum. Arch Microbiol. 2016;198:257-67 pubmed publisher
    ..An attempt was made in this work to develop a strain-level molecular marker for unambiguous authentication of two Azospirillum inoculants, viz. A. lipoferum (strain Az204) and A. brasilense (strain Sp7)...
  44. Meza B, de Bashan L, Hernandez J, Bashan Y. Accumulation of intra-cellular polyphosphate in Chlorella vulgaris cells is related to indole-3-acetic acid produced by Azospirillum brasilense. Res Microbiol. 2015;166:399-407 pubmed publisher
    ..was immobilized in alginate with either of two wild-type strains of the microalgae growth-promoting bacterium Azospirillum brasilense or their corresponding IAA-attenuated mutants. Wild type strains of A...
  45. Borland S, Oudart A, Prigent Combaret C, Brochier Armanet C, Wisniewski Dyé F. Genome-wide survey of two-component signal transduction systems in the plant growth-promoting bacterium Azospirillum. BMC Genomics. 2015;16:833 pubmed publisher
    Two-component systems (TCS) play critical roles in sensing and responding to environmental cues. Azospirillum is a plant growth-promoting rhizobacterium living in the rhizosphere of many important crops...
  46. do Amaral F, Pankievicz V, Arisi A, de Souza E, Pedrosa F, Stacey G. Differential growth responses of Brachypodium distachyon genotypes to inoculation with plant growth promoting rhizobacteria. Plant Mol Biol. 2016;90:689-97 pubmed publisher
    ..different genotypes of the model grass Brachypodium distachyon with two, well-characterized PGPR bacteria, Azospirillum brasilense and Herbaspirillum seropedicae, and evaluated the growth response...
  47. Armendariz A, Talano M, Wevar Oller A, Medina M, Agostini E. Effect of arsenic on tolerance mechanisms of two plant growth-promoting bacteria used as biological inoculants. J Environ Sci (China). 2015;33:203-10 pubmed publisher
    ..biofilm formation and motility of two strains used as soybean inoculants, Bradyrhizobium japonicum E109 and Azospirillum brasilense Az39...
  48. Igiehon N, Babalola O. Rhizosphere Microbiome Modulators: Contributions of Nitrogen Fixing Bacteria towards Sustainable Agriculture. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2018;15: pubmed publisher
    ..i>Rhizobium, Pseudomonas, Azospirillum and Bacillus, have been found to have positive impacts on crops by enhancing both above and ..
  49. Moure V, Razzera G, Araújo L, Oliveira M, Gerhardt E, Müller Santos M, et al. Heat stability of Proteobacterial PII protein facilitate purification using a single chromatography step. Protein Expr Purif. 2012;81:83-88 pubmed publisher
    ..We have previously shown that the P(II) proteins from Azospirillum brasilense, GlnB and GlnZ, do not alter their migration behavior under native gel electrophoresis following ..
  50. Chamam A, Wisniewski Dyé F, Comte G, Bertrand C, Prigent Combaret C. Differential responses of Oryza sativa secondary metabolism to biotic interactions with cooperative, commensal and phytopathogenic bacteria. Planta. 2015;242:1439-52 pubmed publisher
    ..The impact of the plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR) Azospirillum lipoferum 4B on the secondary metabolite profiles of two Oryza sativa L...
  51. Kumar K, Lall C, Raj R, Vedhagiri K, Vijayachari P. Coexistence and survival of pathogenic leptospires by formation of biofilm with Azospirillum. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2015;91: pubmed publisher
    ..Among these, Azospirillum brasilense RMRCPB showed maximum interspecies coaggregation with leptospiral strains (>75%, visual score of +..
  52. Bible A, Khalsa Moyers G, Mukherjee T, Green C, Mishra P, Purcell A, et al. Metabolic adaptations of Azospirillum brasilense to oxygen stress by cell-to-cell clumping and flocculation. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2015;81:8346-57 pubmed publisher
    ..The motile microaerophilic bacterium Azospirillum brasilense navigates oxygen gradients by aerotaxis in order to locate low oxygen concentrations that can ..
  53. Stets M, Alquéres S, Souza E, Pedrosa F, Schmid M, Hartmann A, et al. Quantification of Azospirillum brasilense FP2 Bacteria in Wheat Roots by Strain-Specific Quantitative PCR. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2015;81:6700-9 pubmed publisher
    b>Azospirillum is a rhizobacterial genus containing plant growth-promoting species associated with different crops worldwide...
  54. Tu Q, Zhou X, He Z, Xue K, Wu L, Reich P, et al. The Diversity and Co-occurrence Patterns of Nâ‚‚-Fixing Communities in a COâ‚‚-Enriched Grassland Ecosystem. Microb Ecol. 2016;71:604-15 pubmed publisher
    ..network analysis identified different co-occurrence patterns for different groups of diazotrophs, such as Azospirillum/Actinobacteria, Mesorhizobium/Conexibacter, and Bradyrhizobium/Acidobacteria...
  55. Fukami J, Nogueira M, Araujo R, Hungria M. Accessing inoculation methods of maize and wheat with Azospirillum brasilense. AMB Express. 2016;6:3 pubmed publisher
    The utilization of inoculants containing Azospirillum is becoming more popular due to increasing reports of expressive gains in grain yields...
  56. Llorente B, Alasia M, Larraburu E. Biofertilization with Azospirillum brasilense improves in vitro culture of Handroanthus ochraceus, a forestry, ornamental and medicinal plant. N Biotechnol. 2016;33:32-40 pubmed publisher
    ..ochraceus (yellow lapacho), a forest crop with high economic and environmental value, was developed using the Azospirillum brasilense strains Cd and Az39 during rhizogenesis...
  57. Ramírez Mata A, López Lara L, Xiqui Vázquez M, Jijón Moreno S, Romero Osorio A, Baca B. The cyclic-di-GMP diguanylate cyclase CdgA has a role in biofilm formation and exopolysaccharide production in Azospirillum brasilense. Res Microbiol. 2016;167:190-201 pubmed publisher
    ..diguanylate cyclase A (CdgA) is involved in biofilm formation and exopolysaccharide (EPS) production in Azospirillum brasilense Sp7...
  58. Kovács K, Kamnev A, Pechoušek J, Tugarova A, Kuzmann E, Machala L, et al. Evidence for ferritin as dominant iron-bearing species in the rhizobacterium Azospirillum brasilense Sp7 provided by low-temperature/in-field Mössbauer spectroscopy. Anal Bioanal Chem. 2016;408:1565-71 pubmed publisher
    For the ubiquitous diazotrophic rhizobacterium Azospirillum brasilense, which has been attracting the attention of researchers worldwide for the last 35 years owing to its significant agrobiotechnological and phytostimulating potential, ..
  59. Méndez Gómez M, Castro Mercado E, Alexandre G, García Pineda E. Oxidative and antioxidative responses in the wheat-Azospirillum brasilense interaction. Protoplasma. 2016;253:477-86 pubmed publisher
    b>Azospirillum is a plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR) able to enhance the growth of wheat...
  60. Marks B, Megías M, Ollero F, Nogueira M, Araujo R, Hungria M. Maize growth promotion by inoculation with Azospirillum brasilense and metabolites of Rhizobium tropici enriched on lipo-chitooligosaccharides (LCOs). AMB Express. 2015;5:71 pubmed publisher
    ..majority of the inoculants commercialized worldwide contain rhizobia for legume crops, but the use of PGPB as Azospirillum spp. for non-legume is expanding, as well as of inoculants combining microorganisms and microbial metabolites...
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    ..b>Azospirillum is a genus of plant-growth-promoting bacteria, and members of this genus have beneficial effects in many ..
  62. Sarkar V, Mukhopadhyay B. Chemical synthesis of the tetrasaccharide repeating unit of the O-polysaccharide isolated from Azospirillum brasilense SR80. Carbohydr Res. 2015;406:65-70 pubmed publisher
    ..has been developed for the synthesis of the tetrasaccharide repeating unit of the O-polysaccharide from Azospirillum brasilense SR80...
  63. Sigida E, Fedonenko Y, Shashkov A, Zdorovenko E, Konnova S, Ignatov V, et al. Structure of the polysaccharides from the lipopolysaccharide of Azospirillum brasilense Jm125A2. Carbohydr Res. 2015;416:37-40 pubmed publisher
    ..were obtained by mild acid degradation of the lipopolysaccharide of associative nitrogen-fixing bacteria Azospirillum brasilense Jm125A2 isolated from the rhizosphere of a pearl millet...
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    ..Carotenoids constitute an important component of the defense system against photooxidative stress in bacteria. In Azospirillum brasilense Sp7, a nonphotosynthetic rhizobacterium, carotenoid synthesis is controlled by a pair of ..
  65. Florio A, Pommier T, Gervaix J, Berard A, Le Roux X. Soil C and N statuses determine the effect of maize inoculation by plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria on nitrifying and denitrifying communities. Sci Rep. 2017;7:8411 pubmed publisher
    Maize inoculation by Azospirillum stimulates root growth, along with soil nitrogen (N) uptake and root carbon (C) exudation, thus increasing N use efficiency...
  66. Watanabe S, Fukumori F, Miyazaki M, Tagami S, Watanabe Y. Characterization of a Novel cis-3-Hydroxy-l-Proline Dehydratase and a trans-3-Hydroxy-l-Proline Dehydratase from Bacteria. J Bacteriol. 2017;199: pubmed publisher
    ..However, the physiological role of C3LHyp dehydratase remained unclear. We here demonstrate that Azospirillum brasilense NBRC 102289, an aerobic nitrogen-fixing bacterium, robustly grows using not only T4LHyp and ..
  67. Choix F, López Cisneros C, Méndez Acosta H. Azospirillum brasilense Increases CO2 Fixation on Microalgae Scenedesmus obliquus, Chlorella vulgaris, and Chlamydomonas reinhardtii Cultured on High CO2 Concentrations. Microb Ecol. 2018;76:430-442 pubmed publisher
    ..The interaction of the bacterium Azospirillum brasilense was assessed with three microalgae genus, Scenedesmus, Chlorella, and Chlamydomonas, during CO2<..
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    We assessed the occurrence of phenotypic variation in Azospirillum brasilense strains Sp7, Cd, Sp245, Az39 and phv2 during growth in rich media, screening for variants altered in colony pigmentation or extracellular polysaccharide (EPS) ..
  69. Singh D, Sharma A, Saini G. Biochemical and molecular characterisation of the bacterial endophytes from native sugarcane varieties of Himalayan region. 3 Biotech. 2013;3:205-212 pubmed publisher
    ..New isolates and two standard cultures-Azospirillum brasilense and Gluconacetobacter diazotrophicus, were evaluated for their morphological, biochemical and ..
  70. Khalid M, Bilal M, Hassani D, Iqbal H, Wang H, Huang D. Mitigation of salt stress in white clover (Trifolium repens) by Azospirillum brasilense and its inoculation effect. Bot Stud. 2017;58:5 pubmed publisher
    ..The present study was aimed to ascertain the potential of beneficial soil bacterium Azospirillum brasilense to alleviate saline stress in Trifolium repens...
  71. Santos A, Etto R, Furmam R, Freitas D, Santos K, Souza E, et al. Labeled Azospirillum brasilense wild type and excretion-ammonium strains in association with barley roots. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2017;118:422-426 pubmed publisher
    ..In this work, we labeled Azospirillum brasilense FP2 (wild type) and HM053 (excretion-ammonium) strains by insertion of the reporter gene gusA-..
  72. Fukami J, Ollero F, Megias M, Hungria M. Phytohormones and induction of plant-stress tolerance and defense genes by seed and foliar inoculation with Azospirillum brasilense cells and metabolites promote maize growth. AMB Express. 2017;7:153 pubmed publisher
    b>Azospirillum spp. are plant-growth-promoting bacteria used worldwide as inoculants for a variety of crops...
  73. Rossi F, Medeot D, Liaudat J, Pistorio M, Jofré E. In Azospirillum brasilense, mutations in flmA or flmB genes affect polar flagellum assembly, surface polysaccharides, and attachment to maize roots. Microbiol Res. 2016;190:55-62 pubmed publisher
    b>Azospirillum brasilense is a soil bacterium capable of promoting plant growth. Several surface components were previously reported to be involved in the attachment of A. brasilense to root plants...
  74. García J, Maroniche G, Creus C, Suárez Rodríguez R, Ramirez Trujillo J, Groppa M. In vitro PGPR properties and osmotic tolerance of different Azospirillum native strains and their effects on growth of maize under drought stress. Microbiol Res. 2017;202:21-29 pubmed publisher
    ..In this sense, a group of Azospirillum isolates deposited in INTA collection was characterized in order to select strains tolerant to osmotic stress...
  75. Fukami J, Abrantes J, Del Cerro P, Nogueira M, Ollero F, Megias M, et al. Revealing strategies of quorum sensing in Azospirillum brasilense strains Ab-V5 and Ab-V6. Arch Microbiol. 2018;200:47-56 pubmed publisher
    b>Azospirillum brasilense is an important plant-growth promoting bacterium (PGPB) that requires several critical steps for root colonization, including biofilm and exopolysaccharide (EPS) synthesis and cell motility...
  76. Rozier C, Hamzaoui J, Lemoine D, Czarnes S, Legendre L. Field-based assessment of the mechanism of maize yield enhancement by Azospirillum lipoferum CRT1. Sci Rep. 2017;7:7416 pubmed publisher
    Plant Growth-Promoting Bacteria (PGPB) of the genus Azospirillum are known to enhance root growth and yield in many plant species including cereals...
  77. Mukherjee T, Kumar D, Burriss N, Xie Z, Alexandre G. Azospirillum brasilense Chemotaxis Depends on Two Signaling Pathways Regulating Distinct Motility Parameters. J Bacteriol. 2016;198:1764-1772 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Azospirillum brasilense is a motile soil alphaproteobacterium able to colonize the rhizosphere of cereals...
  78. Palacios O, Gomez Anduro G, Bashan Y, de Bashan L. Tryptophan, thiamine and indole-3-acetic acid exchange between Chlorella sorokiniana and the plant growth-promoting bacterium Azospirillum brasilense. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2016;92:fiw077 pubmed publisher
    ..interactions between the microalga Chlorella sorokiniana and the plant growth-promoting bacterium (PGPB) Azospirillum brasilense, mutual exchange of resources involved in producing and releasing the phytohormone indole-3-acetic ..
  79. Ribaudo C, Curá J, Cantore M. Activation of a calcium-dependent protein kinase involved in the Azospirillum growth promotion in rice. World J Microbiol Biotechnol. 2017;33:22 pubmed publisher
    Rice seedlings (Oryza sativa) inoculated with the plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria Azospirillum brasilense FT326 showed an enhanced development of the root system 3 days after inoculation...
  80. Rubel E, Raittz R, Coimbra N, Gehlen M, Pedrosa F. ProClaT, a new bioinformatics tool for in silico protein reclassification: case study of DraB, a protein coded from the draTGB operon in Azospirillum brasilense. BMC Bioinformatics. 2016;17:455 pubmed publisher
    ..An analysis of co-occurrence of draB, draT, draG and of other nif genes was performed, suggesting the involvement of draB (nifO) in nitrogen fixation, however, without the definition of a specific function. ..
  81. Pereira Defilippi L, Pereira E, Silva F, Moro G. Expressed sequence tags related to nitrogen metabolism in maize inoculated with Azospirillum brasilense. Genet Mol Res. 2017;16: pubmed publisher
    ..nitrate reductase (ZmNR), and glutamine synthetase (ZmGln1-3) was performed for genotypes inoculated with Azospirillum brasilense...
  82. Souza M, De Baura V, Santos S, Fernandes Júnior P, Reis Junior F, Marques M, et al. Azospirillum spp. from native forage grasses in Brazilian Pantanal floodplain: biodiversity and plant growth promotion potential. World J Microbiol Biotechnol. 2017;33:81 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Azospirillum genus is considered an important PGPB, due to the beneficial effects observed when inoculated in several plants...
  83. Filip echeva Y, Shelud ko A, Prilipov A, Telesheva E, Mokeev D, Burov A, et al. Chromosomal flhB1 gene of the alphaproteobacterium Azospirillum brasilense Sp245 is essential for correct assembly of both constitutive polar flagellum and inducible lateral flagella. Folia Microbiol (Praha). 2018;63:147-153 pubmed publisher
    b>Azospirillum brasilense has the ability of swimming and swarming motility owing to the work of a constitutive polar flagellum and inducible lateral flagella, respectively. The interplay between these flagellar systems is poorly understood...
  84. Ayyaz K, Zaheer A, Rasul G, Mirza M. Isolation and identification by 16S rRNA sequence analysis of plant growth-promoting azospirilla from the rhizosphere of wheat. Braz J Microbiol. 2016;47:542-50 pubmed publisher
    The main objective of the present study was to isolate phytohormone-producing, phosphate-solubilizing strains of Azospirillum from wheat to be used as inoculants for plant growth promotion...
  85. De La Torre Ruiz N, Ruíz Valdiviezo V, Rincón Molina C, Rodríguez Mendiola M, Arias Castro C, Gutiérrez Miceli F, et al. Effect of plant growth-promoting bacteria on the growth and fructan production of Agave americana L. Braz J Microbiol. 2016;47:587-96 pubmed publisher
    ..The three bacterial strains were evaluated via plant inoculation assays, and Azospirillum brasilense Cd served as a control strain...
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    Since their discovery, plant-growth promoting rhizobacteria from the genus Azospirillum have been subjected to intensive research due to their biotechnological potential as crop inoculants. Phylogenetic analysis of Azospirillum spp...
  87. O Neal L, Ryu M, Gomelsky M, Alexandre G. Optogenetic Manipulation of Cyclic Di-GMP (c-di-GMP) Levels Reveals the Role of c-di-GMP in Regulating Aerotaxis Receptor Activity in Azospirillum brasilense. J Bacteriol. 2017;199: pubmed publisher
    ..In Azospirillum brasilense, c-di-GMP binds to a chemotaxis receptor, Tlp1, and modulates its signaling function during ..
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    Bacteria of the genus Azospirillum comprise 15 species to date, with A. brasilense the best studied species in the genus. Azospirillum are soil bacteria able to promote the growth of plants from 113 species spanning 35 botanical families...
  89. Pagnussat L, Salcedo F, Maroniche G, Keel C, Valverde C, Creus C. Interspecific cooperation: enhanced growth, attachment and strain-specific distribution in biofilms through Azospirillum brasilense-Pseudomonas protegens co-cultivation. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2016;363: pubmed
    Plant-growth-promoting bacteria belonging to Azospirillum and Pseudomonas genera are major inhabitants of the rhizosphere. Both are increasingly commercialized as crops inoculants...
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    ..Taken together, these results demonstrate that these bacteria could be used to help plants cope with the negative effects of drought stress conditions. ..
  91. Vallejo Ochoa J, López Marmolejo M, Hernández Esquivel A, Méndez Gómez M, Suárez Soria L, Castro Mercado E, et al. Early plant growth and biochemical responses induced by Azospirillum brasilense Sp245 lipopolysaccharides in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) seedlings are attenuated by procyanidin B2. Protoplasma. 2018;255:685-694 pubmed publisher
    ..growth and plant biochemical responses promoted by lipopolysaccharides (LPS) derived from the rhizobacteria Azospirillum brasilense Sp245...
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    b>Azospirillum brasilense can swim and swarm owing to the activity of a constitutive polar flagellum (Fla) and inducible lateral flagella (Laf), respectively...