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Title: Biology and applications of Clonostachys rosea

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  1. School of Light Industry Beijing Technology and Business University Beijing China, Institute of Plant Protection Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences Beijing China
  2. Institute of Plant Protection Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences Beijing China
  3. School of Light Industry Beijing Technology and Business University Beijing China
  4. State Key Laboratory for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control National Institute for Communicable Disease Control and Prevention Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention Beijing China
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Journal of Applied Microbiology
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Journal Name: Journal of Applied Microbiology Journal Volume: 129 Journal Issue: 3; Journal ID: ISSN 1364-5072
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United Kingdom

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Sun, Z. -B., Li, S. -D., Ren, Q., Xu, J. -L., Lu, X., and Sun, M. -H. Biology and applications of Clonostachys rosea. United Kingdom: N. p., 2020. Web. doi:10.1111/jam.14625.
Sun, Z. -B., Li, S. -D., Ren, Q., Xu, J. -L., Lu, X., & Sun, M. -H. Biology and applications of Clonostachys rosea. United Kingdom.
Sun, Z. -B., Li, S. -D., Ren, Q., Xu, J. -L., Lu, X., and Sun, M. -H. Sun . "Biology and applications of Clonostachys rosea". United Kingdom.
title = {Biology and applications of Clonostachys rosea},
author = {Sun, Z. -B. and Li, S. -D. and Ren, Q. and Xu, J. -L. and Lu, X. and Sun, M. -H.},
abstractNote = {},
doi = {10.1111/jam.14625},
journal = {Journal of Applied Microbiology},
number = 3,
volume = 129,
place = {United Kingdom},
year = {2020},
month = {3}

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