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Direct Detection of Particular DNA Sequences in Soil

  • S. Selenska
  • S. Schentzinger
  • W. Klingmüller

Abstract

Amplification of DNA by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is most promising technique for monitoring of the genetic material of bacteria released into the environment. When well optimized the technique allows detection of cells that are present in low densities in the natural samples (Bej et al. 1990; Pillai et al. 1991; Brauns et al. 1991).

Keywords

nptII Gene Plasmid Transfer Appl Environ High Copy Number Plasmid Polymerase Chain Reaction Sample 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Selenska
    • 1
  • S. Schentzinger
    • 1
  • W. Klingmüller
    • 1
  1. 1.Genetics DepartmentUniversity of BayreuthBayreuthGermany

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