Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

Streptomycin for plant diseases: Tests indicate streptomycin or dehydrostreptomycin to be effective against plant pathogenic bacteria

Author

Peter A. Ark

Author Affiliations

Peter A. Ark is Professor of Plant Pathology, University of California, Berkeley.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 8(3):7-8. DOI:10.3733/ca.v008n03p7. March 1954.

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Abstract

Streptomycin–an antibiotic produced by a soil microorganism, Streptomyces griseus–is under study by plant pa-thologists as a possible substitute for conventional agricultural bactericides.

Ark P. 1954. Streptomycin for plant diseases: Tests indicate streptomycin or dehydrostreptomycin to be effective against plant pathogenic bacteria. Hilgardia 8(3):7-8. DOI:10.3733/ca.v008n03p7
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