Article thumbnail
Location of Repository

Bacteriocinlike Activity within the Genus Thermus

By Richard J. Becker, Deborah A. Becker and Marvin J. Starzyk

Abstract

Members of the genus Thermus were examined for the presence of bacteriocinlike inhibitory activity. Testing was done by the deferred antagonism technique. Antagonistic activity, as evidenced by zones of inhibition, was expressed by Thermus rubens against all other Thermus strains tested. T. rubens itself was immune to this activity. Plasmid analysis of T. rubens revealed the presence of one plasmid of approximately 64 megadaltons

Topics: Physiology and Biotechnology
Year: 1986
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:239198
Provided by: PubMed Central
Sorry, our data provider has not provided any external links therefore we are unable to provide a link to the full text.

Suggested articles


To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.