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Abstract

Iron chelated to the water-soluble extracellular iron-binding compound (exochelin) from was taken up by that organism by an energy-coupled transport system which was not found in BCG or . The uptake of iron from the chloroform-soluble exochelins produced by the latter two species was by an inhibitor-insensitive system which was also found in .

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