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- Firmesse, Olivier, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- FEMS microbiology ecology 2009 v.68 no.3 pp. 351-362
- Bacteroides; Bifidobacterium; Clostridium coccoides; Clostridium leptum; Prevotella; biomarkers; cows; feces; genes; goats; horses; humans; intestinal microorganisms; least squares; quantitative polymerase chain reaction; rabbits; ribosomal RNA; sheep; swine
- ... Pollution of the environment by human and animal faecal pollution affects the safety of shellfish, drinking water and recreational beaches. To pinpoint the origin of contaminations, it is essential to define the differences between human microbiota and that of farm animals. A strategy based on real-time quantitative PCR (qPCR) assays was therefore developed and applied to compare the composition o ...