Accession Number : ADA256531


Title :   Development and Use of Fluorescent Probes for Detection, Enumeration and Identification of Naturally-Occurring Marine Viruses.


Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Oct 89-31 May 92,


Corporate Author : TEXAS UNIV AT AUSTIN MARINE SCIENCE INST


Personal Author(s) : Suttle, Curtis


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a256531.pdf


Report Date : 31 May 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 140


Abstract : The report is to isolate representative marine virus systems; to develop taxon-specific probes for marine viruses; to determine spatial and temporal distributions of specific viral taxa; to establish a library of natural marine virus communities and a culture collection of marine viruses and their hosts, and to characterize the viruses that we isolate.


Descriptors :   *INFECTIOUS DISEASES , *HOSTS(BIOLOGY) , DETECTORS , PHYTOPLANKTON , IN VIVO ANALYSIS , SEA WATER


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Microbiology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE