Accession Number:

AD0272335

Title:

AN IMPROVED MEDIUM FOR PYOCYANIN PRODUCTION BY PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TX

Report Date:

1962-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

For rapid identification of Pseudomonas aeruginosa by means of pyocyanin production, a medium has been devised containing 2 percent neopeptone, 1 percent sodium citrate, 1 percent glycerol, and 2 percent agar. With 20 stock strains and 66 primary clinical isolates, this medium APPEARED SUPERIOR TO MEDIA PREVIOUSLY EMPLOYED.

Subject Categories:

  • Microbiology
  • Pharmacology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE