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Erratum to: assessment of bacterial diversity during composting of agricultural byproducts

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The original article was published in Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology 2012 97:4434


After the publication of this work [1], we found that Table 4 is a duplication of Table 2 in our related publication [2] and some of the text within the methods section is also duplicated. We have now obtained permission to reuse this material with kind permission from Springer Science + Business Media: Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology (2013) 97 (15) p 6991–7003. Piyush Chandna, Sarita Mallik and Ramesh Chander Kuhad. Table 2. ©Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012.

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    Chandna P, Nain L, Singh S, Kuhad RC: Assessment of bacterial diversity during composting of agricultural residues. BMC Microbiol. 2013, 13: 99-10.1186/1471-2180-13-99. 10.1186/1471-2180

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    Chandna P, Mallik S, Kuhad RC: Assessment of bacterial diversity in agricultural by-product compost by sequencing of cultivated isolates and amplified rDNA restriction analysis. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2013, 97: 6991-7003. 10.1007/s00253-012-4434-0.

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Correspondence to Ramesh Chander Kuhad.

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