Accession Number : AD0754122

Title :   A Study of Inorganic Salts Requirements and Effect on the Morphology of Marine Bacteria.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : GEORGETOWN UNIV WASHINGTON D C DEPT OF BIOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Colwell,R. R.

Report Date : 15 OCT 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : The studies were initiated with simultaneous efforts in the field to determine the distribution of marine bacteria in coastal and deep ocean areas, in ultrastructural studies of salt-requiring, psychrophilic marine bacteria subjected to temperature and salt deprivation stresses, and in the molecular biology and numerical taxonomy of marine and estuarine bacteria.

Descriptors :   (*BACTERIA, SALTS), (*MARINE BIOLOGY, BACTERIA), ECOLOGY, SEA WATER, METABOLISM, BIOCHEMISTRY, MORPHOLOGY(BIOLOGY), DISTRIBUTION, ELECTROLYTES(PHYSIOLOGY)

Subject Categories : Microbiology
      Biological Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE