Accession Number:

AD0673495

Title:

VIABILITY OF HEMOPHILUS PERTUSSIS IN AIR AND ON SOME ENVIRONMENTAL OBJECTS,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BIOLOGICAL LABS FREDERICK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-11-18

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

Hemophilus pertussis survives in air in the dark at 17-20C and relative humidity of 60-65 for 19-20 hours. The microbe remains viable about 5 days when sprayed on cloth, 2 days on paper, and about 6 days on glass at 17-21C and relative humidity of 55-65. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE