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Research Article

Toward a Census of Bacteria in Soil

  • Patrick D Schloss,

    Affiliation: Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin–Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

    ¤ Current address: Department of Microbiology, University of Massachusetts—Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Jo Handelsman mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: joh@plantpath.wisc.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin–Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

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  • Published: July 21, 2006
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pcbi.0020092

About the Authors

Patrick D Schloss, Jo Handelsman
Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin–Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: joh@plantpath.wisc.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

PDS and JH conceived and designed the experiments. PDS performed and analyzed the experiments. PDS and JH wrote the paper.