Accession Number : AD0728023

Title :   Mechanisms of Cell Lysis in Neisseria meningitidis.

Descriptive Note : Rept. no. 1 (Final), 1 Apr 69-31 Mar 71,

Corporate Author : WASHINGTON STATE UNIV PULLMAN DEPT OF BACTERIOLOGY AND PUBLIC HEALTH

Personal Author(s) : Mallavia,Louis P.

Report Date : 02 AUG 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : Factors leading to autolysis of a strain of Neisseria meningitidis group B were examined. The autolytic assay consisted of resuspending cells in the appropriate medium and following the decrease in turbidity with time. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NEISSERIA MENINGITIDIS, CYTOLOGY), IONS, POTASSIUM, SODIUM, ENZYMES

Subject Categories : Microbiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE