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Augé RM. 2001. Water relations, drought and VA mycorrhizal symbiosis. Mycorrhiza 11:3-42.
Vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi can affect the water balance of amply watered and droughted host plants. This review summarizes these effects and possible mechanisms responsible for them. Also discussed are host drought resistance and influence of soil drying on the fungi.