Expertise

Expert: BERGSMA-VLAMI maria
 
Years of experience: 9
 
Areas of expertise:
species
Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. michiganensis

Techniques used:
Morphological
Serological
Molecular
Bioassay
Biochemical
Fatty acid profilling
Classical microbiology
Perspective on the continuation of expertise: GOOD
Other comments:
Detection and identification. Active participation in the Dutch research programme for improved detection and identification of cmm. We have succeeded in designing a new real-time PCR that specifically distinguishes cmm from other related bacteria (look-alikes, cm's and others). Active participation in the EPPO consortium cmm with goal a new EPPO protocol for cmm from seed.

Go to Laboratory: National Reference Centre, National Plant Protection Organization