Plasmid Curing

SMMatteson smmatteson at aol.com
Wed Jan 18 09:13:41 EST 1995


Back in the days before "high-tech", Pasteur used cultivation at elevated
temperature to cure the anthrax bacteria (Bacillus anthracis) of its toxin
producing plasmids. (42-43 C for 15+ days.) Its low tech but simple.



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