Handelsman Lab

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.