Study Detail

TitleDistinctive rhizoplane bacterial communities in tropical trees
Study TypeMetagenomics
Abstract Little is known of the bacterial communities associated with tropical rainforest tree root surfaces. We analysed the rhizoplane bacterial community of shallow roots of four species of native trees in a rainforest arboretum in Malaysia, using 454-pyrosequencing of the 16S RNA gene. The bacterial c .. [more]
Center NameSeoul National University