Ecological distribution and characterization of four collections of Bacillus thuringiensis strains.

@article{HernndezRodrguez2009EcologicalDA,
  title={Ecological distribution and characterization of four collections of Bacillus thuringiensis strains.},
  author={Carmen Sara Hern{\'a}ndez-Rodr{\'i}guez and Juan Ferr{\'e}},
  journal={Journal of basic microbiology},
  year={2009},
  volume={49 2},
  pages={152-7}
}
Four collections comprising 507 strains of Bacillus thuringiensis have been analysed in this study. A different ecological origin characterizes each collection. Collection No. 1 was established from soil, dust, and grain samples from Spanish agricultural and non-cultivated soil, silos, and mills. Collection No. 2 is the result of a screening in olive-crop related environments in Spain. Collection No. 3 is made up of strains isolated from potato-growing areas in Bolivia. Collection No. 4 has… CONTINUE READING