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- Indra, Alexander, et al. Show all 17 Authors
- Environmental pollution 2015 v.206 pp. 342-351
- DNA; agricultural soils; aminoglycosides; antibiotic resistance; biotechnology; confidence interval; corn; ecosystems; genes; genetic markers; genetically modified organisms; pollutants; potatoes; quantitative polymerase chain reaction; rendering; soil bacteria; Austria
- ... Antibiotic resistance genes may be considered as environmental pollutants if anthropogenic emission and manipulations increase their prevalence above usually occurring background levels. The prevalence of aph(3′)-IIa/nptII and aph(3′)-IIIa/nptIII – frequent marker genes in plant biotechnology conferring resistance to certain aminoglycosides – was determined in Austrian soils from 100 maize and pot ...