APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR THE STEAM STERILIZATION OF FOOD FOR GERMFREE LABORATORY ANIMALS. AN INVESTIGATION OF THE PRACTICAL APPLICATION OF GNOTOBIOTIC TECHNOLOGY TO THE IMPROVEMENT OF BREEDING COLONIES
Technical manuscript no. 7
ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD
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The design and preliminary use of an apparatus and method for the steam sterilization of food for germfree animals is described. The need for such a system is shown by an examination of other existing methods. In addition, the general gnotobiotic techniques and equipment used in this colony are described and the purpose of maintaining such a colony is discussed.
- Hygiene and Sanitation
- Food, Food Service and Nutrition