Distribution, Serological Identification, and PCR Analysis of Bacillus thuringiensis Isolated from Soils of Korea

@article{Kim1998DistributionSI,
  title={Distribution, Serological Identification, and PCR Analysis of Bacillus thuringiensis Isolated from Soils of Korea},
  author={Ho San Kim and Dae Won Lee and Soo Dong Woo and Yong Man Yu and Seok Kwon Kang},
  journal={Current Microbiology},
  year={1998},
  volume={37},
  pages={195-200}
}
A total, 58 strains of Bacillus thuringiensis were isolated from soils of various regions in Korea. Serological tests showed that B. thuringiensis isolates represented 10 H serotypes, indicating a varied flora of B. thuringiensis. But the H serotypes did not have a significantly uneven distribution, ranging from 1 to 11 isolates. In toxicity tests, 35% of… CONTINUE READING