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  1. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Rovinj, 2009, APPOST 18

    Molecular characterization of the panB gene in a nicotine-degrading strain of Pseudomonas putida

    LEI Liping; WEI Hailei; XIA Zhenyuan; LIU Shuo; LIU Xingzhong
    Yunnan Tobacco Science Research Institute, Yuxi, Yunnan, China.
    A nicotine-sensitive mutant was generated from the nicotine-degrading bacterium, Pseudomonas putida strain J5, by mini-Tn5 transposon mutagenesis. This mutant was unable to grow with nicotine as the sole carbon source but could grow with glucose....
  2. CORESTA Meeting, Agronomy/Phytopathology, Krakow, 2007, AP 12

    Isolation and characterization of nicotine-degrading bacterial strain L1

    LEI Liping; XIA Zhenyuan; WANG Yue; WEI Hailei; LIU Xingzhong
    Yunnan Tobacco Science Research Institute, Yuxi, Yunnan, China.
    A bacterial strain L1, capable of degrading 1.5 g/l nicotine, was isolated from tobacco leaves. It was identified as a member of Bacillus simplex based on morphology, physiological and chemical tests, 16S rDNA sequence and phylogenetic...