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  1. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Lisbon, 2000, p. 124, P4

    Diversity of Ralstonia solanacearum in the Southeastern United States

    ROBERTSON A.E.; FORTNUM B.A.; KLUEPFEL D.A.; WOOD T.C.
    Clemson University, Dept. of Plant Pathology and Physiology, Pee Dee REC, Florence, SC, USA.
    Bacterial (Granville) wilt, caused by Ralstonia solanacearum , is a major disease of tobacco in both North and South Carolina. In contrast, Granville wilt rarely occurs on tobacco in Georgia, Florida and Virginia. This difference was noted over...
  2. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Brighton, 1998, p. 133, P19

    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...