actinomycetes


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ac·ti·no·my·ce·tes

(ak'ti-nō-mī-sē'tēz),
A term used to refer to members of the genus Actinomyces; sometimes improperly used to refer to any member of the family Actinomycetaceae or order Actinomycetales.

ac·ti·no·my·ce·tes

(ak'ti-nō-mī'sē-tēz)
A term used to refer to members of the genus Actinomyces.usage note Sometimes improperly used to refer to any member of the family Actinomycetaceae or order Actinomycetales.
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Several endophytic actinomycetes were isolated from Trewia nudiflora, of which Streptomyces sp.
Screening for Bioactive Compound Producing Actinomycetes. The isolated strains were screened for the production of bioactive compounds.
The isolated marine actinomycetes were maintained on starch casein agar and yeast extract malt extract agar slants over laid with 10% glycerol.
These characteristics were high concentrations of sodium ([Na.sup.+]) and silt as well as large populations of actinomycetes and Trichoderma, which merit mention.
The plates were incubated at 30[degrees]C for 5 days for Actinomycetes, at 37[degrees]C for 24 hours for Eubacteria, and then plates were flooded with 1% Lugol's iodine reagent for 20 minutes and washed with water to remove the excess color.
Keywords: Desert soil, Actinomycetes, Secondary metabolites, Structure elucidation.
The comparison of morphological and physiological characteristics with known actinomycetes reported in Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology (Whitman et al., 2012; Atalan et al., 2000) suggested that these strains belong to the genus Streptomyces.
During the entire melon growth period, bacteria populations were the most numerous, followed by actinomycetes and fungi (Table 4).
In order to achieve such condition, endophytic microorganisms such as Rhizobium and Actinomycetes should be utilized to promote the growth in the production of soybean plants.