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Rapid and Specific Method for Evaluating Streptomyces Competitive Dynamics in Complex Soil Communities
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Quantifying target microbial populations in complex communities remains a barrier to studying species interactions in soil environments. Quantitative PCR (qPCR) assays were developed for quantifying pathogenic Streptomyces scabiei and antibiotic-producing Streptomyces lavendulae strains in complex soil communities. This assay will be useful for evaluating the competitive dynamics of streptomycetes in soil.
Schlatter, Daniel C.
Samac, Deborah A.
Kinkel, Linda L.
Applied and environmental microbiology 2010 Mar. 15, v. 76, no. 6
American Society for Microbiology
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