Rajasekharan, Ram and Rodrigues, Rosaline and Reddy, Sairam palicherla (2001) Herbicide comprising phytotoxins of Lasiodiplodia theobromae their production and use. Patent Number(s) WO 01/70033 A1;US 6277786;AU 0110519 A5. Patent Assignee(s) Indian Institute of Science; Nagarjuna Holdings Private Limited.
The invention relates to describe host-specific extracellular phytotoxins produced by Lasiodiplodia theobromae (LT,also Botryodiplodia theobromae) that has a broad range as a pre-emergent and/or post-emergent bioherbicide, this isolate has been deposited in Microbial Type Culture Collection, Chandigarh, India and given an accession number MTCC 3068, a method using LT-toxin has been developed for controlling certain herbs including Parthenium hysterophorus, duckweeds, jimsonweed, black nightshade,prickly sida and Euphorbia hirta, these phytotoxins can be used partially pure, as a cell-and spore-free filtrate, a crude filtrate, or a crude suspension of the culture and optionally along with other additives.
|Department/Centre:||Division of Biological Sciences > Biochemistry|
|Date Deposited:||22 Jul 2005|
|Last Modified:||19 Sep 2010 04:18|
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