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A Growth Inhibitor of L. bulgaricus 09

Naturevolume 180pages13701371 (1957) | Download Citation

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WHILE assaying skim-milk powder samples for orotic acid using L. bulgaricus 09, by the method of Wright et al. 1, the presence of a substance inhibitory to the growth of this organism was detected in samples which had been stored at 60° C. for six months.

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    Wright, L. D., Valentik, K. A., Spicer, D. S., Huff, J. W., and Skeggs, H. R., Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. Med., 75, 293 (1950).

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    Rydon, H. N., and Smith, P. G. W., Nature, 162, 922 (1952).

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    • L. VISWANATHAN
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