Osmotic shock?

hacene bouzar you at somehost.somedomain
Mon Nov 13 17:17:43 EST 1995

It depends on the source of water and the particular organism that you 
are using.  Deionized water will cause significant population 
reductions.  Some sources of tap water are favorable to bacterial 

In article <DHMqC7.7vp at watserv3.uwaterloo.ca>, 
awgumley at sciborg.uwaterloo.ca says...
>Does anyone know what effect transfering bacteria, specifically a 
>Gram-negative, to sterilized water would have on the physiology.  How 
>the bacterium componsate from such an osmotic stress.
>awgumley at sciborg.uwaterloo.ca 

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