Accession Number:

AD0685364

Title:

FLUORESCEIN-LABELLED ANTIBODY FOR THE DETECTION OF THE ANTHRAX BACILLUS-1

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BIOLOGICAL LABS FREDERICK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

Precipitating anthrax sera labelled with fluorescein isocyanate were prepared and the results of this study show that it is possible to diagnose and identify anthrax from pseudoanthrax and other Gram-positive bacteria by its bright fluorescence.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE