Accession Number : ADA955126
Title : Meningococcal Polysaccharide - Type A.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. 15 Nov 69-15 May 70,
Corporate Author : SQUIBB INST FOR MEDICAL RESEARCH NEW BRUNSWICK NJ
Personal Author(s) : Berk,B.
Report Date : MAY 1970
Pagination or Media Count : 9
Abstract : Sixteen 100 liter tank fermentations were required to isolate 19 grams of Type A polysaccharide. The fermentation process for Type A was carried out with little difficulty. The isolation of the Type A polysaccharide however was arduous and was the major reason for yields of less than 1.2 grams per tank.
Descriptors : *POLYSACCHARIDES, *NEISSERIA MENINGITIDIS, PREPARATION, FERMENTATION, ISOLATION, CULTURES(BIOLOGY), MEDICAL RESEARCH
Subject Categories : Biochemistry
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE