R.G. Walters (mbrgw at s-crim1.dl.ac.uk) wrote:
: Why use that? - the Fusaric Acid method according to Maloy and Nunn (1981),
: J. Bacteriol. 145, 1110-1112, works very well. This is a modification of
: another method (Bochner? I don't remember) which was designed for
: Salmonella typhimurium. Roughly 80-90% of colonies on these plates were
: (in my hands) Tet sensitive.
: Robin Walters. Robert Hill Institute, Sheffield UK.
I meant the Maloy modification of the Bochner method, plus many
modifications of my own. You were lucky.
Patricia L. Foster
Boston University School of Medicine
Boston, MA USA
pfoster at bu.edu