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  • 1183 Plant biology, microbiology, virology
  • plant-soil interactions
  • soil microbiology
  • Microbiology
  • Rhizobium
  • microbiome
  • Metagenomics
  • genomics

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications 2010 2017

Diverse Mesorhizobium bacteria nodulate native Astragalus and Oxytropis in arctic and subarctic areas in Eurasia

Ampomah, O. Y., Mousavi, S. A., Lindström, K. & Huss-Danell, K., Jan 2017, In : Systematic and Applied Microbiology. 40, 1, p. 51-58 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Evolution and taxonomy of native mesorhizobia nodulating medicinal Glycyrrhiza species in China

Mousavi, S. A., Li, L., Wei, G., Räsänen, L. A. & Lindström, A. K., Apr 2016, In : Systematic and Applied Microbiology. 39, 4, p. 260-265 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Revised taxonomy of the family Rhizobiaceae, and phylogeny of mesorhizobia nodulating Glycyrrhiza spp.

Mousavi, S. A., May 2016, Helsinki: University of Helsinki. 46 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral ThesisCollection of Articles

Evolution and Taxonomy of Nitrogen-Fixing Organisms with Emphasis on Rhizobia

Lindström, A. K., Aserse, A. A. & Mousavi, S. A., 2015, Biological Nitrogen Fixation. de Bruijn, F. J. (ed.). Yhdydvallat: John Wiley & Sons Ltd. , Vol. 1. p. 21-38 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

Genomic features separating ten strains of Neorhizobium galegae with different symbiotic phenotypes

Österman, J. M., Mousavi, S. A., Koskinen, J. P., Paulin, L. G. & Lindström, A. K., 2 May 2015, In : BMC Genomics. 16, 14 p., 348.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Activities 2016 2019

  • 2 Oral presentation
  • 1 Peer review of manuscripts

International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology (Journal)

S. Abdollah Mousavi (Reviewer), Kristina Lindström (Reviewer)
29 May 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Towards ecologically more sustainable agriculture by using molecular tools

S. Abdollah Mousavi (Speaker)
29 Dec 2016

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation