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    Monitoring of whole microbial communities using fatty acid methyl ester (FAME) analysis

    ONG K. L.; FORTNUM B.A.; KLUEPFEL D.A.
    Clemson University, Dept. of Plant Pathology and Physiology, Pee Dee REC, Florence, SC, USA.
    Fatty Acid Methyl Ester (FAME) analysis was evaluated as a tool to rapidly monitor the rhizosphere microbial community of three plant species (tobacco, corn and soybean) grown in soil with a resident population of Ralstonia solanacearum. Fatty acids were ...