Acta Scientific Microbiology (ISSN: 2581-3226)

Review Article Volume 5 Issue 1

Potential Macroalgae Bacteria for “Plant Growth Promotion”

Amita Y Mishra1,2* and Meenu Saraf2

1Swarrnim Startup and Innovation University, Adalaj, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India
2Department of Microbiology and Biotechnology, University School of Sciences, Gujarat University, India

*Corresponding Author: Dr. Amita Mishra, E-mail:

Received: September 23, 2021; Published: December 22, 2021


Macroalgae plays an important function for marine environment. Algal bacteria degrade algal polysaccharides, like fucoidan and alginate. Plant growth promotion (PGP) through plant growth promoting bacteria is a well-known observable fact and the growth enhancement due to certain behaviour of bacteria. These types of bacteria also gave beneficiary effect on pest, another toxic organism. PGP bacteria are a good alter native of chemical fertilizer by increasing the soil fertility.


Keywords: Macroalgae; Organism; Plant Growth Promotion (PGP)


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Citation: Amita Y Mishra and Meenu Saraf. “Potential Macroalgae Bacteria for “Plant Growth Promotion”". Acta Scientific Microbiology 5.1 (2022): 20-23.


Copyright: © 2022 Amita Y Mishra and Meenu Saraf. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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