Microbiology Publications in 1980s


Beattie, G., Clayton, M., and Handelsman, J. 1989. Quantitative comparison of the laboratory and field competitiveness of Rhizobium leguminosarum biovar phaseoli. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 55: 2755 2761.

O’Connell, K.P., and Handelsman, J. 1989. chvA locus may be involved in export of neutral beta-1,2-linked D-glucan from Agrobacterium tumefaciens. Molec. Plant Microbe Interact. 2: 11 16.

Beattie, G.A., and Handelsman, J. 1989. A rapid method for the isolation and identification of Rhizobium from root nodules. J. Microbiol. Methods 9: 29 33.

Handelsman, J., and Parke, J.L. 1989. Mechanisms of biocontrol of soilborne plant pathogens. In: Plant Microbe Interactions Vol. 3. T. Kosuge and E.W. Nester, eds. New York: McGraw Hill, pp. 27 61.

Triplett, E.W., Roberts, G.P., Ludden, P.W., and Handelsman, J. 1989. What’s new in nitrogen fixation. ASM News. 55: 15 21.


Handelsman, J., Mester, E.H., Wunderlich, L., and Grau, C. 1988. Rapid screening of bacteria for biocontrol of Phytophthora damping off of alfalfa. Biol. Cult. Tests 3: 60.


Ugalde, R.A., Handelsman, J., and Brill, W.J. 1986. Role of galactosyltransferase activity in phage sensitivity and nodulation competitiveness of Rhizobium meliloti. Bacteriol. 166: 148 154.


Handelsman, J., and Brill, W.J. 1985. Erwinia herbicola isolates from alfalfa roots may play a role in nodulation by Rhizobium meliloti. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 49: 818 821.


Handelsman, J., Ugalde, R.A., and Brill, W.J. 1984. Rhizobium meliloti competitiveness and the alfalfa agglutinin. J. Bacteriol. 157: 703 707.