By Dharumadurai Dhanasekaran and Yi Jiang
This publication provides an introductory assessment of Actinobacteria with 3 major divisions: taxonomic ideas, bioprospecting, and agriculture and commercial application, which covers isolation, cultivation tools, and identity of Actinobacteria and creation and biotechnological power of antibacterial compounds and enzymes from Actinobacteria. additionally, this booklet additionally presents a accomplished account on plant growth-promoting (PGP) and pollutant degrading skill of Actinobacteria and the exploitation of Actinobacteria as ecofriendly nanofactories for biosynthesis of nanoparticles, comparable to gold and silver. This booklet may be worthwhile for the graduate scholars, academics, researchers, biotechnologists, and different pros, who're to enhance and extend their wisdom approximately Actinobacteria within the box of Microbiology, Biotechnology, Biomedical technology, Plant technology, Agriculture, Plant pathology, Environmental technology, and so on.
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