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Table 1 Antifungal, antagonistic, enzymatic, and plant growth promoting activity of isolate BA5

From: In vitro study of biocontrol potential of rhizospheric Pseudomonas aeruginosa against Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cucumerinum

Test Result
Antifungal activity % mycelial growth inhibition (± SD)a
 Volatile compound(s)b 31.11 ± 0.57**
 24 h CFCFc 45.83 ± 2.08*
 48 h CFCFd 54.16 ± 0.57**
Antagonistic properties Activity
 HCN productione +
 CLP surfactant productionf
 Siderophore production +
Enzymatic properties  
 Protease +
 Cellulase
 Amylase
Plant growth promotion properties  
 Phosphate solubilizationg +
 Zinc solubilizationh +
 Organic acid production +
 Nitrogenase activity
 IAA production
 Ammonia production +
 In vitro biofilm formation +
  1. aEffect of volatile compound(s) and cell-free culture filtrate (CFCF) from isolate BA5 on mycelial growth inhibition of Foc. bMycelial growth was measured after 72 h of culture in sealed Petri dish. c & d CFCF obtained from 24- and 48-h-old culture broth of isolate BA5, respectively. * and ** significant at P ≤ 0.05 and P ≤ 0.001 level, respectively. eHCN hydrocyanic acid. fCLP cyclic lipopeptide. The test medium was supplemented with insoluble gtri-calcium phosphate and hzinc oxide, respectively. “+” indicates positive activity and “−” indicates no activity