Identification of Bacillus anthracis from Culture using Gas Chromatographic Analysis of Fatty Acid Methyl Esters

Sasser, Myron; Kunitsky, Craig; Jackoway, Gary; Ezzell, John W.; Teska, Jeffrey D.; Harper, Bruce; Parker, Stephen
January 2005
Journal of AOAC International;Jan/Feb2005, Vol. 88 Issue 1, p178
Academic Journal
Cites a study on the identification of Bacillus anthracis from culture using gas chromatographic analysis of fatty acid methyl esters. Discussion on the procedure used in the extraction of fatty acids; Basis of bacterial identification through the use of MIDI method; Determination whether the sample is Bacillus anthracis positive or negative.


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