Accession Number:

AD0861694

Title:

Altered Host Range by Host-Controlled Modification of Staphylococcus Aureus Typing Phage 71

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FORT DETRICK FREDERICK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

Phage 71 propagated on Staphylococcus aureus 71 has a calculated efficiency of 6 x 10 to the minus 9th power on S. aureus 100, isolate 6N-15. After propagation on 6N-15, a modified phage is produced that plaques with an efficiency of 1.0 on 6N-15 and 5 x 10 to the minus 10th power on 71. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE