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Assessment of Soil Microbial Community Structure by Quantitative PCR Analysis

Investigators
Lupton, Sara
Institutions
USDA - Agricultural Research Service
Start date
2018
End date
2019
Objective
Determine the concentration of microorganisms at the domain and phylum/class level in soil samples collected at various distances from beef production system. Soil samples from the airborne transport of antimicrobial resistant bacteria, antimicrobial resistance genes, and antibiotic residues from cattle production environments project will be utilized.
Funding Source
Agricultural Research Service
Project source
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Project number
3060-32420-002-09-N 
Categories
Antimicrobial Resistance
Bacterial Pathogens