Researcher interests: Bacterial biocontrol agents of fungal and bacterial plant pathogens; Genetics, regulation and mechanisms of the bacteria biocontrol activity; Cell to cell communication (quorum-sensing) in plant-associated bacteria; Genetic manipulation of plant growth promoting bacteria and plants to enhance biocontrol of phytopathogens;, Oncogenicity of Agrobacterium tumefaciens and its control
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Selected Publications

Leonid Chernin, Inessa Khmel, Julius Ben‐Ari, Marianna Ovadis, Natela Toklikishvili, Sofia Kim
Quorum‐sensing quenching by rhizobacterial volatiles (2011)| Wiley Online Library | Read more
Ada Viterbo, Leonid Chernin, Leonid Chernin, Sofia Kim
Characterization of ACC deaminase from the biocontrol and plant growth-promoting agent Trichoderma asperellum T203 (2010)| oxford academic| Read more
Leonid Chernin, Henry Müller, Mohammed Bimerew, Xiaoguang Liu, Yingxin Ma
Quorum-sensing signaling is required for production of the antibiotic pyrrolnitrin in a rhizospheric biocontrol strain of Serratia plymuthica (2007)| oxford academic| Read more

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