susceptibility of ultra-bacteria to heat?

*selah* soma at iii.dorsai.org
Wed Jul 7 09:37:25 EST 1999

I was wondering if the "ultra"-bacteria (bacteria the size of viruses such
as crytosporidium, etc.) are as resistant to heat sterilization as other
bacteria - i.e. needing 120 degrees C for 20 minutes - or if it's like
viruses needing only 80 degrees C for a minutes or so.


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