Marschner Reviews

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This site provides FREE access to our Marschner Reviews initiative. In view of the rapid development of studies on soil–plant interactions, these papers are authoritative reviews on topics that are highly relevant to soil–plant interactions, ranging from molecular to ecosystem levels. 

It is not all about sodium: revealing tissue specificity and signalling roles of potassium in plant responses to salt stress

Honghong Wu et al.

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It is not all about sodium: revealing tissue specificity and signalling roles of potassium in plant responses to salt stress

Honghong Wu,Xianchen Zhang, Juan Pablo Giraldo, Sergey Shabala

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Ureide metabolism in plant-associated bacteria: purine plant-bacteria interactive scenarios under nitrogen deficiency

María Luisa Izaguirre-Mayoral, George Lazarovits, Bikash Baral

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Defining plant growth promoting rhizobacteria molecular and biochemical networks in beneficial plant-microbe interactions

Amanda Rosier et al.

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Functional implications of root cortical senescence for soil resource capture

Hannah M. Schneider, Jonathan P. Lynch

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Soil or fire: what causes treeless sedgelands in Tasmanian wet forests?

David M. J. S. Bowman, George L. W. Perry

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Maintaining connectivity: understanding the role of root order and mycelial networks in fine root decomposition of woody plants

Katilyn V. Beidler, Seth G. Pritchard

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Opportunities for mobilizing recalcitrant phosphorus from agricultural soils: a review

Daniel Menezes-Blackburn, Courtney Giles, Tegan Darch, Timothy S. George, Martin Blackwell, Marc Stutter, Charles Shand, David Lumsdon, Patricia Cooper, Renate Wendler, Lawrie Brown, Danilo S. Almeida, Catherine Wearing, Hao Zhang, Philip M. Haygarth

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How belowground interactions contribute to the coexistence of mycorrhizal and non-mycorrhizal species in severely phosphorus-impoverished hyperdiverse ecosystems

Hans Lambers, Felipe Albornoz, Lukasz Kotula, Etienne Laliberté, Kosala Ranathunge, François P. Teste, Graham Zemunik

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Zinc Homeostasis and isotopic fractionation in plants: a review

Cristina Caldelas, Dominik Jakob Weiss

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Global overview on nitrogen dynamics in mangroves and consequences of increasing nitrogen availability for these systems

Carla Roberta Gonçalves Reis, Gabriela Bielefeld Nardoto, Rafael Silva Oliveira

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The value of soil respiration measurements for interpreting and modeling terrestrial carbon cycling

Claire L. Phillips, Ben Bond-Lamberty, Ankur R. Desai, Martin Lavoie, Dave Risk, Jianwu Tang, Katherine Todd-Brown, Rodrigo Vargas

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Rhizodeposition under drought and consequences for soil communities and ecosystem resilience

Catherine Preece, Josep Peñuelas

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Root-emitted volatile organic compounds: can they mediate belowground plant-plant interactions?

Benjamin M. Delory, et al.

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Ecological importance of soil bacterivores for ecosystem functions

Jean Trap, Michael Bonkowski, Claude Plassard,Cécile Villenave, Eric Blanchart

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Ecological relevance of strigolactones in nutrient uptake and other abiotic stresses, and in plant-microbe interactions below-ground

Beatriz Andreo-Jimenez, Carolien Ruyter-Spira, Harro J. Bouwmeester, Juan A. Lopez-Raez

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Ecological interpretations of nitrogen isotope ratios of terrestrial plants and soils

Joseph M. Craine, E. N. J. Brookshire, Michael D. Cramer, Niles J. Hasselquist, Keisuke Koba, Erika Marin-Spiotta, Lixin Wang

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Zinc-enriched fertilisers as a potential public health intervention in Africa

Edward J. M. Joy, Alexander J. Stein, Scott D. Young, E. Louise Ander, Michael J. Watts, Martin R. Broadley

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Advances in coupling of kinetics and molecular scale tools to shed light on soil biogeochemical processes

Donald L. Sparks

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Arbuscular mycorrhiza and nitrogen: implications for individual plants through to ecosystems

Angela Hodge, Kate Storer

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Agricultural uses of plant biostimulants

Pamela Calvo, Louise Nelson, Joseph W. Kloepper

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Rhizobacterial salicylate production provokes headaches!

Peter A. H. M. Bakker, LongXian Ran, Jesús Mercado-Blanco

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Molecular mechanisms of Al tolerance in gramineous plants

Jian Feng Ma, Zhi Chang Chen, Ren Fang Shen

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Impacts of acid deposition, ozone exposure and weather conditions on forest ecosystems in Europe: an overview

W. de Vries, M. H. Dobbertin, S. Solberg, H. F. van Dobben, M. Schaub

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Plant genetic effects on soils under climate change

D. G. Fischer, S. K. Chapman, A. T. Classen, C. A. Gehring, K. C. Grady, J. A. Schweitzer, T. G. Whitham

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Advances in plant growth-promoting bacterial inoculant technology: formulations and practical perspectives (1998–2013)

Yoav Bashan, Luz E. de-Bashan, S. R. Prabhu, Juan-Pablo Hernandez

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Ecological mitigation of hillslope instability: ten key issues facing researchers and practitioners

Alexia Stokes et al.

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Plant: soil interactions in temperate multi-cropping production systems

Jürgen Ehrmann, Karl Ritz

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Organic N molecules in the soil solution: what is known, what is unknown and the path forwards

Charles R. Warren

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Deposition rates in growing tissue: Implications for physiology, molecular biology, and response to environmental variation

Wendy K. Silk, Marie-Béatrice Bogeat-Triboulot

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Back to the basics: The need for ecophysiological insights to enhance our understanding of microbial behaviour in the rhizosphere

Francisco Dini-Andreote, Jan Dirk van Elsas

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Zinc fertilizer placement affects zinc content in maize plant

Yue-Qiang Zhang et al.

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Interaction of aluminium and drought stress on root growth and crop yield on acid soils

Zhong-Bao Yang, Idupulapati Madhusudana Rao, Walter Johannes Horst

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The extent of mycorrhizal colonization of roots and its influence on plant growth and phosphorus content

Kathleen K. Treseder

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Nitrogen acquisition by roots: physiological and developmental mechanisms ensuring plant adaptation to a fluctuating resource

Philippe Nacry, Eléonore Bouguyon, Alain Gojon

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Sodium as nutrient and toxicant

Herbert J. Kronzucker, Devrim Coskun, Lasse M. Schulze, Jessie R. Wong, Dev T. Britto

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Mycorrhizas and mycorrhizal fungal communities throughout ecosystem development

Ian A. Dickie, Laura B. Martínez-García, Nina Koele, G.-A. Grelet, Jason M. Tylianakis, Duane A. Peltzer, Sarah J. Richardson

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The production and turnover of extramatrical mycelium of ectomycorrhizal fungi in forest soils: role in carbon cycling

A. Ekblad, H. Wallander, D. L. Godbold et al.

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Plant-soil interactions in Mediterranean forest and shrublands: impacts of climatic change

J. Sardans, J. Peñuelas

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Application of ground penetrating radar for coarse root detection and quantification: a review

Li Guo, Jin Chen, Xihong Cui, Bihang Fan, Henry Lin

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Application of ground penetrating radar for coarse root detection and quantification: a review

Li Guo, Jin Chen, Xihong Cui, Bihang Fan, Henry Lin

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The importance of root-produced volatiles as foraging cues for entomopathogenic nematodes.

Ted C. J. Turlings, Ivan Hiltpold and Sergio Rasmann

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Roles of root border cells in plant defense and regulation of rhizosphere microbial populations by extracellular DNA ‘trapping’.

Martha C. Hawes, Gilberto Curlango-Rivera, Zhongguo Xiong und John O. Kessler

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Plant growth and physiology under heterogeneous salinity.

Nadia Bazihizina, Edward G. Barrett-Lennard und Timothy D. Colmer

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Developing X-ray Computed Tomography to non-invasively image 3-D root systems architecture in soil

S. J. Mooney, T. P. Pridmore, J. Helliwell and M. J. Bennett

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Aboveground–belowground interactions as a source of complementarity effects in biodiversity experiments

Nico Eisenhauer

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Nitrogen transformations in boreal forest soils—does composition of plant secondary compounds give any explanations?

Aino Smolander, Sanna Kanerva, Bartosz Adamczyk und Veikko Kitunen

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Plant mineral nutrition in ancient landscapes: high plant species diversity on infertile soils is linked to functional diversity for nutritional strategies

Hans Lambers, Mark C. Brundrett, John A. Raven und Stephen D. Hopper

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Acquisition of phosphorus and other poorly mobile nutrients by roots. Where do plant nutrition models fail?

Philippe Hinsinger, Alain Brauman, Nicolas Devau, Frédéric Gérard and Christophe Jourdan, et al.

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Root hairs: development, growth and evolution at the plant-soil interface.

Sourav Datta, Chul Min Kim, Monica Pernas, Nuno D. Pires and Hélène Proust, et al.

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Verticillium wilt of olive: a case study to implement an integrated strategy to control a soil-borne pathogen.

Francisco Javier López-Escudero und Jesús Mercado-Blanco

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Does the combined application of organic and mineral nutrient sources influence maize productivity? A meta-analysis

Pauline Chivenge, Bernard Vanlauwe und Johan Six

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Potential mechanisms for achieving agricultural benefits from biochar application to temperate soils: a review

Christopher J. Atkinson et al.

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Plant mineral nutrition in ancient landscapes: high plant species diversity on infertile soils is linked to functional diversity for nutritional strategies

Hans Lambers et al.

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Release of plant-borne flavonoids into the rhizosphere and their role in plant nutrition

Stefano Cesco et al.

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Integrated effects of abiotic stresses on inoculant performance, legume growth and symbiotic dependence estimated by 15N dilution

Phillip M. Chalk et al.

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Arsenic uptake and toxicity in plants: integrating mycorrhizal influences

Sally E. Smith et al.

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Desirable plant root traits for protecting natural and engineered slopes against landslides

Alexia Stokes, Claire Atger, Anthony Glyn Bengough, Thierry Fourcaud, Roy C. Sidle

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Mycorrhizal associations and other means of nutrition of vascular plants: Understanding the global diversity of host plants by resolving conflicting information and developing reliable means of diagnosis

Mark C. Brundrett

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Synchrotron-based techniques for plant and soil science: opportunities, challenges and future perspectives

Enzo Lombi and Jean Susini

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Plant hydraulic lift of soil water - implications for crop production and land restoration

Hans-Holger Liste and Jason C. White

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Global inputs of biological nitrogen fixation in agricultural systems

David F. Herridge, Mark B. Peoples, Robert M. Boddey

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Assessing and analyzing 3D architecture of woody root systems, a review of methods and applications in tree and soil stability, resource acquisition and allocation

Frédéric Danjon and Bert Reubens

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Rock-eating mycorrhizas: their role in plant nutrition and biogeochemical cycles

Laura van Schöll

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Enrichment of cereal grains with zinc: Agronomic or genetic biofortification?

Ismail Cakmak

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Monovalent cation transporters; establishing a link between bioinformatics and physiology

Frans J. M. Maathuis

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Mycorrhizal responses to biochar in soil – concepts and mechanisms

Daniel D. Warnock et al.

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A new initiative in delivering cutting-edge science in soil–plant interactions

Hans Lambers et al.

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