Detection and cultivation of soil verrucomicrobia.

  title={Detection and cultivation of soil verrucomicrobia.},
  author={Parveen Sangwan and Suzana Kovac and Kathryn E R Davis and Michelle Sait and Peter H. Janssen},
  journal={Applied and environmental microbiology},
  volume={71 12},
Only one isolate each of the class "Spartobacteria" (subdivision 2 of the phylum Verrucomicrobia) and of subdivision 3 of Verrucomicrobia have previously been reported to grow in laboratory culture. Using media that had been used successfully in other studies to isolate members of diverse groups of soil bacteria, we generated a collection of over 1,200 isolates from soil from a pasture. An oligonucleotide probe that targets the 16S rRNA genes of verrucomicrobia was used to screen this… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 55 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…