Plant-associated microbiota are becoming central in the development of ways to improve plant productivity and health. However, most research has focussed mainly on a few model plant species. It is essential to translate discoveries to the many nonmodel crops, allowing the design and application of effective synthetic microbiota.

Synthetic plant microbiota challenges in nonmodel species / Vaccaro, Francesca; Cangioli, Lisa; Mengoni, Alessio; Fagorzi, Camilla. - In: TRENDS IN MICROBIOL