Birgit Jensen

Birgit Jensen

Associate Professor

Primary fields of research

  • Biological control of plant diseases - from isolation of potential beneficial microbial candidates, testing their efficacy in plant assays to studies of mechanisms involved in disease control


  • Diversity and ecology of plant associated beneficial microbes


  • Combination of beneficial microbes to obtain complementary or synergistic effects on the ability of plants to tolerate abiotic stress e.g. drought as well to pathogens in agricultural and horticultural crops 

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