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- An, P., et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Journal of applied microbiology 2019 v.126 no.4 pp. 1161-1174
- Aspergillus ochraceus; Melaleuca alternifolia; alpha-terpineol; anti-infective agents; antifungal properties; biochemical pathways; carene; cytoplasm; fruits; gas chromatography-mass spectrometry; grapes; hyphae; plant pathogenic fungi; postharvest storage; preservatives; scanning electron microscopy; spores; transmission electron microscopy
- ... AIMS: As a natural antimicrobial agent, Melaleuca alternifolia oil (MAO) is generally recognized to be safe and effective in the inhibition of phytopathogenic fungi. Due to lack of comprehensive studies on MAO for controlling postharvest Aspergillus, we investigated the preservative mechanism of MAO and its components against Aspergillus ochraceus in postharvest grapes to evaluate their potential ...