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    • Evaluation of selected tomato cultivars reaction to infestation with Meloidogyne javanica in greenhouse conditions 

      Mwangi, M.W.; Kimenju, J.W.; Narla, R.D.; Muiru, W.M.; Kariuki, G.M. (International Network for Natural Sciences, 2017-09)
      Root-knot nematodes are the most important phytoparasites that decrease tomato production in Kenya. It is important to test susceptibilities of tomato cultivars to root-knot nematodes (RKN) in order to mitigate against losses, ...
    • Fungal root endophytes of tomato from Kenya and their nematode biocontrol potential 

      Bogner, Catherine W.; Kariuki, George M.; Elashry, Abdelnaser; Sichtermann, Gisela; Buch, Ann-Katrin; Mishra, Bagdevi; Thines, Marco; Grundler, Florian M.W.; Schouten, Alexander (Springer Verlag, 2016)
      The significance of fungal endophytes in African agriculture, particularly Kenya, has not been well investigated. Therefore, the objective of the present work was isolation, multi-gene phylogenetic characterization and ...