The original version of this paper unfortunately contained an error. In Table 1, the reverse primer sequence for Medicago sativa is incorrect and should read CACCCTGCACGCAATACCTAGTA.
Natural biological suppression of soil-borne diseases is a function of the activity and composition of soil microbial communities. Soil microbe and phytopathogen interactions can occur prior to crop sowing and/or in the rhizosphere, subsequently influencing both plant growth and productivity. Research on suppressive microbial communities has concentrated on… (More)