Accession Number : AD0617576

Title :   ISOLATION OF STRAINS OF BACILLUS STEAROTHERMOPHILUS WITH ALTERED REQUIREMENTS FOR SPORE GERMINATION,

Corporate Author : ILLINOIS UNIV URBANA DEPT OF MICROBIOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Campbell,L. Leon ; richards,Christina M. ; Sniff,Ester E.

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : It was shown that exposure at 121C for 12 min induced heritable changes in the spores of Bacillus stearothermophilus 1518-S. The mutants were shown to have altered requirements for spore germination. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SPORES, BACILLUS), (*BACILLUS, SPORES), MUTATIONS, VIABILITY, HEAT TREATMENT, TEMPERATURE, CULTURE MEDIA

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE