Accession Number:

AD0683480

Title:

SEARCH FOR A METHOD OF OBTAINING DRY LEPTOSPIRA CULTURES,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Report Date:

1969-02-17

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

The method of lyophillic drying was used to preserve leptospira of various serological types. Leptospira kept in the dry state for a period of one year remained viable, virulent, antigenic, and immunogenic. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE