Which Microbial Communities are Present? Application of PCR-DGGE: Case Study on an Oilfield Core Sample

  • Geert M. van der Kraan
  • Floris Buijzen
  • Cor A.T. Kuijvenhoven
  • Gerard Muyzer
Conference paper

Abstract

In this case study a PCR-DGGE analysis has been performed on an oilfield core sample. In many scientific articles PCR-DGGE analysis is often referred to as one analysis technique, but in fact it is a combination of the PCR and DGGE techniques performed in succession (Muyzer et al., 1993).

Keywords

Gene Fragment Hydrogen Bridge DGGE Band DGGE Analysis High Salt Tolerance 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Geert M. van der Kraan
    • 1
  • Floris Buijzen
    • 1
  • Cor A.T. Kuijvenhoven
    • 2
  • Gerard Muyzer
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiotechnologyDelft University of TechnologyDelftThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Shell, Innovation, Research & DevelopmentHoustonUSA

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