Identification of Bacterial Strains by Pyrolysis Gas-liquid Chromatography

Abstract

DURING an investigation concerning the structural features of bacterial cell walls and whole cells and their correlation with immunochemical phenomena, the technique of pyrolysis–gas-liquid chromatography was used in an attempt to exploit possible chemical differences between bacterial strains of similar antigenic or pathogenic character.

Access options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.

from$8.99

All prices are NET prices.

References

  1. 1

    See, for example, Hurd, C. D., The Pyrolysis of Carbon Compounds (Reinhold Publishing Corp., New York, 1929).

  2. 2

    Zemany, P. D., Anal Chem., 24, 1709 (1952).

  3. 3

    Harms, D. L., Anal. Chem., 25, 1140 (1953).

  4. 4

    Feigl, F., Angew. Chem., 70, 166 (1958).

  5. 5

    James, A. T., and Martin, A. J. P., Biochem. J., 50, 679 (1952).

  6. 6

    Davison, W. H. T., Slaney, S., and Wragg, A. L., Chem. and Indust., 1356 (1954).

  7. 7

    Janák, J., Nature, 185, 684 (1960).

  8. 8

    Janák, J., Coll. Czechoslov. Chem. Comm., 25, 1780 (1960).

Download references

Author information

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Cite this article

REINER, E. Identification of Bacterial Strains by Pyrolysis Gas-liquid Chromatography. Nature 206, 1272–1274 (1965) doi:10.1038/2061272b0

Download citation

Further reading

Comments

By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.