Horizontal gene transfer and shifts in linked bacterial community composition are associated with maintenance of antibiotic resistance genes during food waste composting

Hanpeng Liao, Ville-Petri Friman, Stefan Geisen, Qian Zhao, Peng Cui, Xiaomei Lu, Zhi Chen, Zhen Yu, Shungui Zhou (Corresponding author)

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109 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)841-850
JournalScience of the Total Environment
Publication statusPublished - 10 Apr 2019


  • international
  • Municipal solid waste
  • Mobile genetic elements
  • Bacterial community composition
  • Composting physicochemical parameters
  • Antibiotic resistance genes

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