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Nematoda Agriculture & Biology
nematode Earth & Environmental Sciences
soil Agriculture & Biology
cyst nematodes Agriculture & Biology
Soil Medicine & Life Sciences
Caenorhabditis elegans Medicine & Life Sciences
plant parasitic nematodes Agriculture & Biology
potatoes Agriculture & Biology

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Jaap Bakker

Person: Academic

Photo of Liesbeth Bouwman-Smits

Liesbeth Bouwman-Smits

Person: Technical

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Sara Cazzaniga, MSc

Person: Other, PhD-student


Research Output 1951 2020

A leap towards unravelling the soil microbiome

Harkes, P., 2020, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 222 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Nonlinear responses of soil nematode community composition to increasing aridity

Xiong, D., Wei, C. Z., Wubs, J. E. R., Veen, G. J., Liang, W., Wang, X., Li, Q., Van der Putten, W. H. & Han, X., Jan 2020, In : Global Ecology and Biogeography. 29, 1, p. 117-126

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

soil nematodes
dry environmental conditions
community composition
1 Citation (Scopus)

Rhizosphere and litter feedbacks to range-expanding plant species and related natives

Manrubia, M., van der Putten, W. H., Weser, C. & Veen, C. G. F., Jan 2020, In : Journal of Ecology. 108, 1, p. 353-365

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Projects 1999 2020


Data from: Soil pathogen-aphid interactions under differences in soil organic matter and mineral fertilizer

van Gils, S. H. (Creator), Tamburini, G. (Creator), Marini, L. (Creator), Biere, A. (Creator), van Agtmaal, M. (Creator), Tyc, O. (Creator), Kos, M. (Creator), Kleijn, D. (Creator), van der Putten, W. (Creator), Wageningen University & Research, 19 Aug 2017


Activities 2001 2020

Press / Media

Wondere wereld onder je voeten

P. Harkes


1 item of Media coverage, 2 Media contributions

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities

Spraakmakers Wetenschaps Special

W.H. van der Putten


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment


Bursary ESN

Paula Harkes (Recipient), 14 Mar 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Differential responses of soil bacteria and fungi to plant species richness and composition

Sigrid Dassen (Recipient), 10 Feb 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

3rd place presentation award; Fine-mapping rhizosphere communities: opening Pandora’s black box

P. Harkes (Recipient), 13 Feb 2018

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

honors and awards