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  1. Herrera, H., Fuentes, A., Ortiz, J., Soto, J., Valadares, R.B., Salas-Eljatib, C., Arriagada. C. 2022. Root-associated endophytes isolated from juvenile Ulex europaeus L. (Fabaceae) plants colonizing rural areas in South-Central Chile. Plant Soil. 474:181–193. doi: 10.1007/s11104-022-05324-5.
  2. Alvarado, R., Fuentes, A., Ortiz, J., Herrera, H., Arriagada, C. 2022 Metal(loid)-resistant bacterial consortia with antimycotic properties increase tolerance of Chenopodium quinoa Wild. to metal(loid) stress. Rhizosphere. 23, 100569. doi: 10.1016/j.rhisph.2022.100569.
  3. 2021

  4. Pereira, G., Roa, N., Castillo-Novales, D., Arriagada, C., Herrera, H.,Molina-Montenegro, M., Atala, C. 2021. Mycorrhizal fungi isolated from Chilean orchids as biocontrollers of the pathogen Rhizoctonia solani. Gayana Botanica. 78(2), 113-120.
  5. Lagos, C. A., Síaz, T., Saucedo, E., Arriagada, C., Larsen, J., Jaramillo-López, P. F. 2021. Soil contamination with phenanthrene induces maize mycorrhiza growth suppression. Rhizosphere. 18, 100340. doi: 10.1016/j.rhisph.2021.100340.
  6. Lagos, C., Larsen, J., Fuentes, A., Herrera, H., García-Romera, I., Campos-Vargas, R., Arriagada, C. 2021. Inoculation of Triticum Aestivum L. (Poaceae) with Plant-Growth-Promoting Fungi Alleviates Plant Oxidative Stress and Enhances Phenanthrene Dissipation in Soil. Agronomy. 11, 411. doi: 10.3390/agronomy11030411.
  7. Soto, J., Charles, T. C., Lynch, M. D. J., Larama, G., Herrera, H., Arriagada, C. 2021. Genome Sequence of Brevundimonas sp., an Arsenic Resistant Soil Bacterium. Diversity. 13, 344. doi: 10.3390/d13080344.
  8. García-Sánchez, M., Silva-Castro, G. A., Sanchez, A., Arriagada, C., GarcíaRomera, I. 2021. Effect of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and mycoremediated dry olive residue in lead uptake in wheat plants. Applied Soil Ecology. 159, 103838. doi: 10.1016/j.apsoil.2020.103838.
  9. Pereira, G., Herrera, H., Arriagada, C., Cid, H., García, L., Atala, C. 2021. Controlled mycorrhization of the endemic Chilean orchid Chloraea gavilu (Orchidaceae). Plant Biosystems - An International Journal Dealing with all Aspects of Plant Biology 155:4, 848-855, doi: 10.1080/11263504.2020.1801875.
  10. Olmedo, P., Zepeda, B., Rojas, B., Silca-Sanzana, C., Delgado-Rioseco, J., Fernández, K., Balic, I., Arriagada, C., Moreno, A. A., Defilippi, B. G., Campos-Vargas, R. 2021. Cell Wall Calcium and Hemicellulose Have a Role in the Fruit Firmness during Storage of Blueberry (Vaccinium spp.). Plants. 10, 555. doi: 10.3390/plants10030553.
  11. 2020

  12. Herrera, H., Sanhueza, T., Martiarena, R., Valadares, R., Fuentes, A., Arriagada, C. 2020. Mycorrhizal Fungi Isolated from Native Terrestrial Orchids from Region of La Araucanía, Southern Chile. Microorganisms. 8, 1120. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms8081120.
  13. Fuentes, A., Herrera, H., Charles, T. C., Arriagada, C. 2020. Fungal and Bacterial Microbiome Associated with the Rhizosphere of Native Plants from the Atacama Desert. Microorganisms. 8, 209. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms8020209.
  14. Herra, H., Sanhueza, T., Novotná, A., Charles, T. C., Arriagada, C., 2020. Isolation and Identification of Endophytic Bacteria from Mycorrhizal Tissues of Terrestrial Orchids from Southern Chile. Diversity. 12, 55. doi: :10.3390/d12020055.
  15. Sampedro, I., Pérez- Mendoza, D., Toral, L., Palacios, E., Arriagada, C., Llamas, I. 2020. Effects of Halophyte Root Exudates and Their Components on Chemotaxis, Biofilm Formation and Colonization of the Halophilic Bacterium Halomonas anticariensis FP35T. Microorganisms. 8(4), 575. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms8040575.
  16. Herrea, H., Novotná, A., Ortiz, J., Soto, J., Arriagada, C. 2020. Isolation and identification of plant growth-promoting bacteria from rhizomes of Arachnitis uniflora, a fully mycoheterotrophic plant in southern Chile. Applied Soil Ecology. 149, 103512. doi: 10.1016/j.apsoil.2020.103512.
  17. 2019

  18. Ortiz, J., Soto, J., Fuentes, A., Herrera, H., Meneses, C., Arriagada, C. 2019. The Endophytic Fungus Chaetomium cupreum Regulates Expression of Genes Involved in the Tolerance to Metals and Plant Growth Promotion in Eucalyptus globulus Roots. Microorganisms. 7, 490. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms7110490.
  19. Herrera, H., Soto, J., de Bashan, L.E., Sampedro, I., Arriagada, C. 2019. Root-Associated Fungal Communities in Two Populations of the Fully Mycoheterotrophic Plant Arachnitis uniflora Phil. (Corsiaceae) in Southern Chile. Microorganisms. 7, 586. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms7120586.
  20. Herrera, H., García-Romera, I., Meneses, C., Pereira, G., Arriagada, C. 2019. Orchid Mycorrhizal Interactions on the Pacific Side of the Andes from Chile. A Review. J Soil Sci Plant Nutr 19, 187–202. doi: 10.1007/s42729-019-00026-x.
  21. Herrera, H., Palma, G., Almonacid, L., Campos, R., Fuentes, A., García-Romero, I., Arriagada, C. 2019. Improving Soil Simazine Dissipation Through an Organic Amendment Inoculated with Trametes versicolor. J Soil Sci Plant Nutr 19, 262–269. doi: 10.1007/s42729-019-0019-7.
  22. Soto, J., Ortiz, J., Herrera, H., Fuentes, A., Almonacid, l., Charles, T. C., Arriagada, C. 2019. Enhanced Arsenic Tolerance in Triticum aestivum Inoculated with Arsenic-Resistant and Plant Growth Promoter Microorganisms from a Heavy Metal-Polluted Soil. Microorgaisms. 7, 348. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms7090348.
  23. Ortiz, O., Soto, J., Amonacid, L., Fuentes, A., Campos-Vargas, R., Arriagada, C. 2019. Alleviation of metal stress by Pseudomonas orientalis and Chaetomium cupreum strains and their effects on Eucalyptus globulus growth promotion. Plant Soil. 436, 449-461. doi: 10.1007/s11104-019-03946-w.
  24. 2018

  25. Balic, I., Vizoso, P., Nilo-Poyanco, R., Sanhueza, D., Olmedo, P., Sepúlveda, P., Arriagada, C., Defilippi, B.G., Meneses, C., Campos-Vargas, R. 2018. Transcriptome analysis during ripening of table grape berry cv. Thompson Seedless. PLoS ONE 13(1): e0190087. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0190087.
  26. Fuentes-Ramírez, A., Barrientos, M., Almonacid, L., Arriagada-Escamilla, C., Salas-Eljatib, C. 2018. Short-term response of soil microorganisms, nutrients and plant recovery in fire-affected Araucaria araucana forest. Applied Soil Ecology. 131, 99-106. doi: 10.1016/j.apsoil.2018.08.010.
  27. Lagos, C., Larsen, J., Saucedo, E. C., Almonacid, L., Herrera, H., Arriagada, C. 2018. Dual inoculation with mycorrhizal and saprotrophic fungi suppress the maize growth and development under phenanthrene exposure. Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutition. 18 (3), 721-734. doi: 10.4067/S0718-95162018005002102.
  28. Herrera, H., Valadares, R., Oliveira, G., Fuentes, A., Almonacid, L., Nascimiento, S. V., Bashan, Y., Arriagada, C. 2018. Adaptation and tolerance mechanisms developed by mycorrhizal Bipinnula fimbriata plantlets (Orchidaceae) in a heavy metal-polluted ecosystem. Mycorrhiza. 28, 651-663. doi: 10.1007/s00572-018-0858-4.
  29. Olmedo, P., Moreno, A. A., Sanhueza, D., Balic, I., Silva-Sanzana, C., Zepeda, B., Verdonk, J. C., Arriagada, C., Meneses, C., Campos-Vargas, R. 2018. A catechol oxidase AcPPO from cherimoya (Annona cherimola Mill.) is localized to the Golgi apparatus. Plant Science. 266 46-54. doi: 10.1016/j.plantsci.2017.10.012.
  30. 2017

  31. Herrera, H., Valadares, R., Contreras, D., Bashan, Y., Arriagada, C. 2017. Mycorrhizal compatibility and symbiotic seed germination of orchids from the Coastal Range and Andes in south central Chile. Mycorrhiza 27, 175–188. doi: 10.1007/s00572-016-0733-0.
  32. 2016

  33. Fuentes, A., Almonacid, L., Ocampo, J.A., and Arriagada, C. 2016. Synergistic interactions between a saprophytic fungal consortium and Rhizophagus irregularis alleviate oxidative stress in plants grown in heavy metal contaminated soil. Plant Soil. 407: 355–366. doi: 10.1007/s11104-016-2893-2.
  34. Fuentes, A., Ortiz, J., Saavedra, N., Salazar, L.A., Meneses, C., and Arriagada, C. 2016. Reference gene selection for quantitative real-time PCR in Solanum lycopersicum L. inoculated with the mycorrhizal fungus Rhizophagus irregularis. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 101: 124-131. doi: 10.1016/j.plaphy.2016.01.022.
  35. Salas, C., Donoso, P.J., Vargas, R., Arriagada, C.A., Pedraza, R., and Soto, D.P. 2016. The Forest Sector in Chile: An Overview and Current Challenges. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 114(5): 562–571. doi: 10.5849/jof.14-062.
  36. 2015

  37. Medina, J., Monreal, C., Barea, J.N., Arriagada, C., Borie, F., and Cornejo, P. 2015. Crop residue stabilization and application to agricultural and degraded soils: A review. Waste Management. 42: 41–54. doi: 10.1016/j.wasman.2015.04.002.
  38. Almonacid, L., Fuentes, A., Ortiz, J., Salas, C., Garcia-Romera, I., Ocampo, J., and Arriagada, C. 2015. Effect of mixing soil saprophytic fungi with organic residues on the response of Solanum lycopersicum to arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. Soil Use and Management. 31: 155–164. doi: 10.1111/sum.12160.
  39. 2014

  40. Pereira, G., Campos, J.L., Chávez, D., Anabalón, A., and Arriagada, C. 2014. Caracterización del crecimiento miceliar del hongo ectomicorrícico Lactarius aff. deliciosus y su simbiosis con plántulas de Pinus radiata. Revista de Ciencias Forestales – Quebracho. 22(1-2): 30-39.
  41. Arriagada, C., Almonacid, L., Cornejo, P., Garcia-Romera, I., and Ocampo, J. 2014. Influence of an organic amendment comprising saprophytic and mycorrhizal fungi on soil quality and growth of Eucalyptus globulus in the presence of sewage sludge contaminated with aluminium. Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science. 60(9): 1229–1248. 10.1080/03650340.2013.878455.
  42. 2012

  43. Aranda, E., Sampedro, I., Garcia-Sanchez, M., Reina, R., Arriagada, C.A., Ocampo, J.A., and Garcia-Romera, I. 2012. Reduced dry olive residue phytotoxicity in the field by the combination of physical and biological treatments. Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition. 12(4): 631-635 doi: 10.4067/S0718-95162012005000021.
  44. Arriagada, C.A., García-Sanchez, M., Diaz, R., Sampedro, I., Aranda, E., Garcia-Romera, I., and Ocampo, J.A. 2012. Suppressive effect of olive residue and saprophytic fungi on the growth of Verticillium dahliae and its effect on the dry weight of tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.). Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition. 12(2): 303-313. doi: 10.4067/S0718-95162012000200010.
  45. Arriagada, C.A., Manquel, D., Cornejo, P., Soto, P., Sampedro, I., and Ocampo, J.A. 2012. Effects of the co-inoculation with saprobe and mycorrhizal fungi on Vaccinium corymbosum growth and some soil enzymatic activities. Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition. 12(2): 283-294. doi: 10.4067/S0718-95162012000200008.
  46. 2011

  47. García, M., Arriagada, C.A., Garcia-Romera, I., and Ocampo, J.A. 2011. Are plant cell wall hydrolysing enzymes of saprobe fungi implicated in the biological control of the Verticillium dahliae pathogenesis? Crop Protection. 30: 85-87. doi: 10.1016/j.cropro.2010.09.007.
  48. 2010

  49. Montalba, R., Arriagada, C.A., Alvear, M., and Zuniga, G.E. 2010 Effects of conventional and organic nitrogen fertilizers on soil microbial activity, mycorrhizal colonization, leaf antioxidant content, and Fusarium wilt in highbush blueberry (Vaccinium corymbosum L.). Scientia Horticulturae. 125: 775–778. doi: 10.1016/j.scienta.2010.04.046.
  50. Aranda, E., Pereira, G., Garcia-Romera, I., and Ocampo, J.A. 2010. Improved zinc tolerance in Eucalyptus globulus inoculated with Glomus deserticola and Trametes versicolor or Coriolopsis rigida. Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 42: 118-124. doi: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2009.10.011.
  51. 2009

  52. Aranda, E., Sampedro, I., Garcia-Romera, I., and Ocampo, J.A. 2009. Improvement of growth of Eucalyptus globulus and soil biological parameters by amendment with sewage sludge and inoculation with arbuscular mycorrhizal and saprobe fungi. Science of the Total Environment. 407: 4799–4806. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2009.05.021.
  53. Aranda, E., Sampedro, I., Diaz, R., Garcia-Sanchez, M., Arriagada, C.A., Ocampo, J.A., and Garcia-Romera, I. 2009. The effects of the arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus Glomus deserticola on growth of tomato plants grown in the presence of olive mill residues modified by treatment with saprophytic fungi. Symbiosis. 47: 133-140. ISSN 0334-5I 14.
  54. Arriagadaa, C.A., Pacheco, P., Pereira, G., Machuca, A., Alvear, M., and Ocampo, J.A. 2009. Effect of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal inoculation on Eucalyptus globulus seedlings and some soil enzyme activities under application of sewage sludge amendment. Revista de la ciencia del suelo y nutrición vegetal - Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition. 9(2): 89-101. doi: 10.4067/S0718-27912009000200001.
  55. Arriagadaa, C.A., Aranda, E., Sampedro, I., Garcia-Romera, I., and Ocampo, J.A. 2009. Interactions of Trametes versicolor, Coriolopsis rigida and the arbuscular mycorrhizal fungus Glomus deserticola on the copper tolerance of Eucalyptus globulus. Chemosphere. 77: 273–278. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2009.07.042.
  56. Arriagadaa, C.A., Aranda, E., Sampedro, I., Garcia-Romera, I., and Ocampo, J.A. 2009. Contribution of the saprobic fungi Trametes versicolor and Trichoderma harzianum and the arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi Glomus deserticola and G. claroideum to arsenic tolerance of Eucalyptus globulus. Bioresource Technology. 100: 6250–6257. doi: 10.1016/j.biortech.2009.07.010.
  57. 2007

  58. Arriagadaa, C.A., Herrera, M.A., Borie, F., and Ocampo, J.A. 2007. Contribution of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal and Saprobe Fungi to the Aluminum Resistance of Eucalyptus globulus. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 182: 383–394. doi: 10.1007/s11270-007-9349-5.
  59. Arriagadaa, C.A., Herrera, M.A., and Ocampo, J.A. 2007. Beneficial effect of saprobe and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi on growth of Eucalyptus globulus co-cultured with Glycine max in soil contaminated with heavy metals. Journal of Environmental Management. 84: 93–99. doi:10.1016/j.jenvman.2006.05.005.
  60. Alvear, M., Reyes, F., Morales, A., Arriagada, C and Reyes, M. 2007. Actividad biológica y agregados estables al agua en dos tipos de formaciones vegetales de un bosque templado del Centro-Sur de Chile con perturbación antrópica. Ecología Austral. 17: 113-122.
  61. 2005

  62. Arriagada, C.A., Herrera, M.A., and Ocampo, J.A. 2005. Contribution of arbuscular mycorrhizal and saprobe fungi to the tolerance of Eucalyptus globulus to pb. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 166(1–4): 31–47.
  63. Aranda, E., Sampedro, I., Tribak, M., Arriagada, C., Ocampo, J.A., and Garcia-Romera, I. 2005. Xyloglucanase production by Rhizobial species. Symbiosis. 38: 277-284.
  64. 2004

  65. Arriagada, C., Herrera, M.A., Garcia-Romera, I., and Ocampo, J.A. 2004. Tolerance to Cd of Soybean (Glycine max) and Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus globulus) Inoculated with Arbuscular Mycorrhizal and Saprobe Fungi. Symbiosis. 36: 1-15.

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  1. Herrera, H., Fuentes, A., Soto, J., Valadares, R., Arriagada, C. 2021. Orchid-Associated Bacteria and Their Plant Growth Promotion Capabilities. In: Orchids Phytochemistry, Biology and Horticulture. Reference Series in Phytochemistry. 1-26. eds: Merillon, JM., Kodja, H. Springer, Cham. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-11257-8_35-1
  2. 2013

  3. Cornejo, P., Meier, S., Arriagada, C.A., and Borie, F. 2013. Micorrizorremediación como alternativa para la recuperación de suelos contaminados por actividades mineras. In: Rizosfera, biodiversidad y agricultura sustentable. Capítulo 17. Publicación Electrónica del Taller Internacional sobre Rizosfera, Biodiversidad y Agricultura Sustentable 2010. I.E. García de Salamone, S. Vázquez, C. Penna, and F. Cassán. (Eds). ISBN 978-987-26716-1-7

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