1887

Abstract

SUMMARY: Cultivation of GP1 at 35°C in low PO (3·0 m) medium resulted in growth as motile curved rods (6 to 8 × 0·5 μm). However, predominantly long filaments averaging 70 to 300 μm were observed in the presence of high concentrations of PO (43·7 m) or Na (225 m) or after incubation at 25°C in low PO medium. These conditions also resulted in decreased growth rates. Tests with cell-free extracts of long and short form filaments indicated that long filament formation is probably related to a deficiency in heat-labile factor(s) required for cell separation.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journal/micro/10.1099/00221287-112-2-411
1979-06-01
2019-10-15
Loading full text...

Full text loading...

http://instance.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journal/micro/10.1099/00221287-112-2-411
Loading
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error