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Molecular diversity of rumen bacterial communities from tannin-rich and fiber-rich forage fed domestic Sika deer (Cervus nippon) in China

Zhi Peng Li1, Han Lu Liu1, Guang Yu Li1*, Kun Bao1, Kai Ying Wang1, Chao Xu1, Yi Feng Yang1, Fu He Yang1 and André-Denis G Wright2

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1 Department of Economical Animal Nutrition and Feed Science, Institute of Special Animal and Plant Sciences, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, JiLin, China

2 Department of Animal Science, University of Vermont, 570 Main Street, Burlington, VT 05405-0148, USA

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BMC Microbiology 2013, 13:151  doi:10.1186/1471-2180-13-151

Published: 8 July 2013

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Dominant bands of PCR-DGGE banding patterns of bacteria 16SrRNA gene (V3 region). In the text, bands from OL group were defined as O and followed by bands number, bands from CS group begin with C and followed by bands numbers.

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