Microbiology Publications in the 1980s


Beattie, G. A., Clayton, M. K., & Handelsman, J. (1989). Quantitative comparison of the laboratory and field competitiveness of Rhizobium leguminosarum biovar phaseoli. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 55(11), 2755-2761.

Beattie, G. A., & Handelsman, J. (1989). A rapid method for the isolation and identification of Rhizobium from root nodules. Journal of Microbiological Methods, 9(1), 29-33. doi.org/10.1016/0167-7012(89)90027-4

Handelsman, J., & Parke, J. L. (1989). Mechanisms of biocontrol of soilborne plant pathogens. In: T. Kosuge & E. W. Nester (Eds.), Plant Microbe Interactions Volume 3 (pp. 27-61). McGraw Hill.

O’Connell, K. P., & Handelsman, J. (1989). chvA locus may be involved in export of neutral cyclic ?-1,2-linked D-glucan from Agrobacterium tumefaciens. Molecular Plant Microbe Interactions, 2(1), 11-16.

Triplett, E. W., Roberts, G. P., Ludden, P. W., & Handelsman, J. (1989). What’s new in nitrogen fixation. American Society for Microbiology News, 55, 15-21.


Handelsman, J., Mester, E. H., Wunderlich, L., & Grau, C. (1988). Rapid screening of bacteria for biocontrol of Phytophthora damping off of alfalfa. Biological and Cultural Tests for Control of Plant Disease, 3, 60.


Ugalde, R. A., Handelsman, J., & Brill, W. J. (1986). Role of galactosyltransferase activity in phage sensitivity and nodulation competitiveness of Rhizobium meliloti. Journal of Bacteriology, 166(1), 148-154.


Handelsman, J., & Brill, W. J. (1985). Erwinia herbicola isolates from alfalfa plants may play a role in nodulation of alfalfa by Rhizobium meliloti. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 49(4), 818-821.


Handelsman, J., Ugalde, R. A., & Brill, W. J. (1984). Rhizobium meliloti competitiveness and the alfalfa agglutinin. Journal of Bacteriology, 157(3), 703-707. doi.org/10.1128/Jb.157.3.703-707.1984&quot