Accession Number : AD0778508

Title :   'Act. griseus' 1985/11, Producer of Antiviral Substances,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Kirsanova,R. V. ; Zhukova,P. A.

Report Date : 15 APR 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : Actinomyces griseus 1985/11, possessing inhibiting properties with respect to the Sendai para-influenza virus and influenza virus A (strain PR-8) in experiments on tissue cultures and large chick embryos, was isolated and studied. Actinomyces griseus 1985/11 possesses antibiotic action on grampositive bacteria, yeast, and fungi. The culture is a producer of no less than two antibiotics - an antibacterial and an antifungal. The liquid culture medium of Actinomyces griseus 1985/11 is weakly toxic for the tissue culture and chick embryos.

Descriptors :   *Actinomyces, *Antiviral agents, *Antibiotics, Morphology(Biology), Cultures(Biology), Drugs, Influenza virus, Bacteria, Fungi, Yeasts, USSR, Translations

Subject Categories : Microbiology
      Pharmacology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE