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- Iotti, Mirco; Amicucci, Antonella; Bonito, Gregory; Bonuso, Enrico; Stocchi, Vilberto; Zambonelli, Alessandra
- FEMS microbiology letters 2007 v.277 no.2 pp. 223-231
- Tuber melanosporum, etc ; DNA; DNA primers; Tuber brumale; genetic variation; internal transcribed spacers; mycelium; mycorrhizae; phylogeny; polymerase chain reaction; spores; truffles; Show all 12 Subjects
- ... Tuber rufum is a truffle widely distributed throughout Europe, which forms mycorrhizal associations with numerous species of broadleaf and coniferous trees. The possibility of T. rufum contamination in commercial truffle-infected plants makes its detection important. To facilitate the identification of T. rufum from mycorrhiza and fruitbodies, species-specific primers were designed and tested. To ...