Now showing items 1-5 of 5
Impact of Mother Plant Saline Stress on the Agronomical Qualityof Pepper Seeds
(Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 2020)
Seed quality has been an important factor in achieving high germination and uniform growth rates in agricultural crops.Meanwhile, pepper plants are moderately sensitive to salt stress at electrical conductivity (EC) in the ...
Polyphasic studies of new species of Diaporthe from native forest in Chile, with descriptions of Diaporthe araucanorum sp. nov., Diaporthe foikelawen sp. nov. and Diaporthe patagonica sp. nov.
(International Journal of Systematic an Evolucionary Microbiology (IJSEM - Microbiology Society), 2020)
During a survey of fungi in native forests in Chile, several unidentified isolates of Diaporthe were collected from different hosts. The isolates were characterized based on DNA comparisons, morphology, culture characteristics ...
Chilean regulations on metal-polluted soils: The need to advance fromadapting foreign laws towards developing sovereign legislation
(Environmental Research, 2020)
Chile as a major international Cu producer faces serious soil contamination issues in mining areas. CurrentlyChile does not have any specific law governing the maximum permissible concentrations of metals in soils toprotect ...
Bartonella Infection in Stray Dogs from Central and Southern Chile (Linares and Puerto Montt)
(Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases, 2020)
Bartonellae are emerging zoonotic vector-borne pathogens causing a broad spectrum of clinical symptoms in humans and animals, including life-threatening endocarditis. Dogs are infected with a wide range of Bartonella species ...
Metal Ecotoxicity Studies with Artificially Contaminated versus Anthropogenically Contaminated Soils: Literature Review, Methodological Pitfalls and Research Priorities
(Russian Journal of Ecology, 2021)
Most ecotoxicological studies on the toxicity of metals in soil are conducted using artificially contaminated soils, i.e., originally uncontaminated soils to which increasing amounts of metals are added in the form of ...