THE RECOVERY OF HEAT-STRESSED ESCHERICHIA-COLI IN LAKE WATER MICROCOSMS
UNSPECIFIED. (1995) THE RECOVERY OF HEAT-STRESSED ESCHERICHIA-COLI IN LAKE WATER MICROCOSMS. LETTERS IN APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY, 21 (6). pp. 364-367. ISSN 0266-8254Full text not available from this repository.
Escherichia coli was heat stressed at 55 degrees, 60 degrees or 65 degrees C in sterile flasks of lake water. After 6 h at these temperatures the viable count on nutrient agar had dropped below the limits of detection (1 colony in 100 mi). The flasks were transferred to a 15 degrees C incubator and left for 7 d. Recovery of the stressed E. coli was shown to occur within 48 h at this temperature. Recovery also occurred in microcosms amended with 5% (v/v) synthetic sewage. The stressed E, coli multiplied in the amended but not in the unamended microcosms.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||T Technology > TP Chemical technology
Q Science > QR Microbiology
|Journal or Publication Title:||LETTERS IN APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY|
|Publisher:||BLACKWELL SCIENCE LTD|
|Number of Pages:||4|
|Page Range:||pp. 364-367|
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