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Scientific Transactions in Environment and Technovation Journal(STET), 05 Oct 2016 | 0
Year : 2015 | Volume: 2 | Issue: 4 | Pages : 191-201

Isolation and characterization of antagonistic actinomycetes from
Coimbatore soils, Tamil Nadu, India

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A total of 42 actinomycetes were isolated from terrestrial soils of Coimbatore district, Tamil Nadu, South India of which,
twelve isolates belonged to the genus Streptomyces, ten isolates to Nocardiopsis, eight isolates to Saccharopolyspora, six
isolates to Nocardia, four isolates to Actinopolyspora and two isolates to Actinomadura.

Keywords: actinomycetes diversity, antimicrobial activity, disc diffusion method, Nocardiopsis spp.

Citation: *, ( 2015), Isolation and characterization of antagonistic actinomycetes from
Coimbatore soils, Tamil Nadu, India. Scientific Transactions in Environment and Technovation Journal(STET), 2(4): 191-201

Received: 2016-05-10 06:41:11; Accepted: 2016-05-10 06:41:20;
Published: 10/05/2016

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