P Bonfante

Summary

Affiliation: University of Turin
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Plants, mycorrhizal fungi and endobacteria: a dialog among cells and genomes
    P Bonfante
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale dell Università di Torino and Istituto di Protezione delle Piante, Sezione di Torino, Viale Mattioli 25, 10125 Torino, Italy
    Biol Bull 204:215-20. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Bacterial associations with mycorrhizal fungi: close and distant friends in the rhizosphere
    S Perotto
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale dell Università di Torino, Italy
    Trends Microbiol 5:496-501. 1997
  3. pmc Impact of biocontrol Pseudomonas fluorescens CHA0 and a genetically modified derivative on the diversity of culturable fungi in the cucumber rhizosphere
    M Girlanda
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale and CSMT CNR, Viale P A Mattioli 25, 10125 Torino, Italy
    Appl Environ Microbiol 67:1851-64. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Differential location of alpha-expansin proteins during the accommodation of root cells to an arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus
    R Balestrini
    Istituto per la Protezione delle Piante del CNR, Sezione di Micologia and Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale dell Università, Viale Mattioli 25, 10125, Turin, Italy
    Planta 220:889-99. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Epidermal cells of a symbiosis-defective mutant of Lotus japonicus show altered cytoskeleton organisation in the presence of a mycorrhizal fungus
    A Genre
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Universita di Torino, Centro di Studio sulla Micologia del Terreno, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Torino, Italy
    Protoplasma 219:43-50. 2002
  6. pmc Vertical transmission of endobacteria in the arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus Gigaspora margarita through generation of vegetative spores
    V Bianciotto
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale dell Università e Istituto per la Protezione delle Piante CNR, 10125 Turin, Italy
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:3600-8. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Expression profiles of a phosphate transporter gene (GmosPT) from the endomycorrhizal fungus Glomus mosseae
    A Benedetto
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Universita degli Studi di Torino, Turin, Italy
    Mycorrhiza 15:620-7. 2005
  8. pmc Isolation, free-living capacities, and genome structure of "Candidatus Glomeribacter gigasporarum," the endocellular bacterium of the mycorrhizal fungus Gigaspora margarita
    P Jargeat
    UMR 5546 CNRS University Paul Sabatier, 24, Chemin de Borde Rouge, BP 17, Auzeville 31326, Castanet Tolosan, France
    J Bacteriol 186:6876-84. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Chlorophyllous and achlorophyllous specimens of Epipactis microphylla,(Neottieae, Orchidaceae) are associated with ectomycorrhizal septomycetes, including truffles
    M A Selosse
    UMR CNRS 7138 Systématique, Adaptation et Evolution and Service de Systématique Moléculaire IFR CNRS 101, Museum national d histoire naturelle, 43, rue Cuvier, 75005 Paris, France
    Microb Ecol 47:416-26. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Mucoid mutants of the biocontrol strain pseudomonas fluorescens CHA0 show increased ability in biofilm formation on mycorrhizal and nonmycorrhizal carrot roots
    V Bianciotto
    Centro di Studio sulla Micologia del Terreno-CNR, Torino, Italy
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 14:255-60. 2001

Collaborators

  • D J Cosgrove
  • M Girlanda
  • R Bergero
  • S Perotto
  • Marc Andre Selosse
  • V Bianciotto
  • R Balestrini
  • P Jargeat
  • A Genre
  • M M Alguacil
  • E Lumini
  • A Benedetto
  • G Bécard
  • D Sisti
  • E Soragni
  • S Andreotti
  • A Roldan
  • J R Salinas-García
  • F Magurno
  • L Lanfranco
  • J Batut
  • C Cosseau
  • B Ola'h
  • A Jauneau
  • A Faccio
  • M Cecchini
  • M Novero
  • G Giomaro
  • R Percudani
  • S Ottonello
  • C Gambaretto
  • A Bolchi

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Plants, mycorrhizal fungi and endobacteria: a dialog among cells and genomes
    P Bonfante
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale dell Università di Torino and Istituto di Protezione delle Piante, Sezione di Torino, Viale Mattioli 25, 10125 Torino, Italy
    Biol Bull 204:215-20. 2003
    ..Molecular analysis showed that the bacterium has genes involved in the acquisition of mineral nutrients. The experimental data support the current view that mycorrhizal symbioses are often tripartite associations...
  2. ncbi request reprint Bacterial associations with mycorrhizal fungi: close and distant friends in the rhizosphere
    S Perotto
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale dell Università di Torino, Italy
    Trends Microbiol 5:496-501. 1997
    ..This synergism may not only be important in promoting plant growth and health, but may also be significant to rhizosphere ecology...
  3. pmc Impact of biocontrol Pseudomonas fluorescens CHA0 and a genetically modified derivative on the diversity of culturable fungi in the cucumber rhizosphere
    M Girlanda
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale and CSMT CNR, Viale P A Mattioli 25, 10125 Torino, Italy
    Appl Environ Microbiol 67:1851-64. 2001
    ..In addition, the impact of treatments at the 32-day mark of either growth cycle was smaller than the effect of growing cucumber repeatedly in the same soil...
  4. ncbi request reprint Differential location of alpha-expansin proteins during the accommodation of root cells to an arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus
    R Balestrini
    Istituto per la Protezione delle Piante del CNR, Sezione di Micologia and Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale dell Università, Viale Mattioli 25, 10125, Turin, Italy
    Planta 220:889-99. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Epidermal cells of a symbiosis-defective mutant of Lotus japonicus show altered cytoskeleton organisation in the presence of a mycorrhizal fungus
    A Genre
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Universita di Torino, Centro di Studio sulla Micologia del Terreno, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Torino, Italy
    Protoplasma 219:43-50. 2002
    ....
  6. pmc Vertical transmission of endobacteria in the arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus Gigaspora margarita through generation of vegetative spores
    V Bianciotto
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale dell Università e Istituto per la Protezione delle Piante CNR, 10125 Turin, Italy
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:3600-8. 2004
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Expression profiles of a phosphate transporter gene (GmosPT) from the endomycorrhizal fungus Glomus mosseae
    A Benedetto
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Universita degli Studi di Torino, Turin, Italy
    Mycorrhiza 15:620-7. 2005
    ..This finding opens new questions about the role and functioning of high-affinity PT in AM fungi...
  8. pmc Isolation, free-living capacities, and genome structure of "Candidatus Glomeribacter gigasporarum," the endocellular bacterium of the mycorrhizal fungus Gigaspora margarita
    P Jargeat
    UMR 5546 CNRS University Paul Sabatier, 24, Chemin de Borde Rouge, BP 17, Auzeville 31326, Castanet Tolosan, France
    J Bacteriol 186:6876-84. 2004
    ..Altogether, our data suggest that "Ca. Glomeribacter gigasporarum" is an ancient obligate endocellular bacterium of the AM fungus G. margarita...
  9. ncbi request reprint Chlorophyllous and achlorophyllous specimens of Epipactis microphylla,(Neottieae, Orchidaceae) are associated with ectomycorrhizal septomycetes, including truffles
    M A Selosse
    UMR CNRS 7138 Systématique, Adaptation et Evolution and Service de Systématique Moléculaire IFR CNRS 101, Museum national d histoire naturelle, 43, rue Cuvier, 75005 Paris, France
    Microb Ecol 47:416-26. 2004
    ..We hypothesize that replacement of rhizoctonias by ectomycorrhizal symbionts in Neottieae entails a predisposition to achlorophylly...
  10. ncbi request reprint Mucoid mutants of the biocontrol strain pseudomonas fluorescens CHA0 show increased ability in biofilm formation on mycorrhizal and nonmycorrhizal carrot roots
    V Bianciotto
    Centro di Studio sulla Micologia del Terreno-CNR, Torino, Italy
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 14:255-60. 2001
    ..Increased adhesive properties of plant-growth-promoting bacteria may lead to more stable interactions in mixed inocula and the rhizosphere...
  11. ncbi request reprint Two genetically related strains of Tuber borchii produce Tilia mycorrhizas with different morphological traits
    D Sisti
    Istituto e Orto Botanico, Universita degli Studi di Urbino, Via Bramante 28, 61029 Urbino, Italy
    Mycorrhiza 13:107-15. 2003
    ..These observations suggest that genetically related truffle strains produce mycorrhizas with different morphologies, which may be related to a more efficient response of the host plant to inoculation...
  12. pmc A nutrient-regulated, dual localization phospholipase A(2) in the symbiotic fungus Tuber borchii
    E Soragni
    Dipartimento di Biochimica e Biologia Molecolare, , Parco Area delle Scienze 23/A, I-43100 Parma, Italy
    EMBO J 20:5079-90. 2001
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Extracellular polysaccharides are involved in the attachment of Azospirillum brasilense and Rhizobium leguminosarum to arbuscular mycorrhizal structures
    V Bianciotto
    Centro di Studio sulla Micologia del Terreno-CNR, Torino, Italy
    Eur J Histochem 45:39-49. 2001
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint The impact of tillage practices on arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal diversity in subtropical crops
    M M Alguacil
    Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale, Universitá degli Studi di Torino and Istituto per la Protezione delle Piante IPP del CNR, Sezione di Micologia, V le Mattioli 25, Torino 10125, Italy
    Ecol Appl 18:527-36. 2008
    ..In conclusion, since some fungal types were treatment specific, agricultural practices could directly or indirectly influence AM biodiversity...