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- Vettraino, A.M., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Letters in applied microbiology 2012 v.55 no.5 pp. 390-396
- DNA; Phytophthora; Pythium vexans; internal transcribed spacers; invasive species; plant pathogens; risk; sequence analysis; wild plants
- ... AIMS: To evaluate the accuracy of pyrosequencing for the description of Phytophthora communities in terms of taxa identification and risk of assignment for false Molecular Operational Taxonomic Units (MOTUs). METHODS AND RESULTS: Pyrosequencing of Internal Transcribed Spacer 1 (ITS1) amplicons was used to describe the structure of a DNA mixture comprising eight Phytophthora spp. and Pythium vexans ...