Caffeine and bacteria

lamb L.A.M.Buisman at cable.A2000.nl
Tue Sep 19 15:36:43 EST 2000


I saw a formula a few years ago for a more or less selective
Cryptococcus medium.
One of the ingredients was caffein. I don't know whatfor, but maybe
antibacterial?

Loes

Danny White wrote:

> why would caffeine attack bacteria?
>
> "Justin Ketchum" <jesuslover134 at yahoo.com> wrote in message
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> > Hi... I'm doing a research project on Caffeine as a
> > DNA targeting antibioitc for Antibiotic Resistant
> > bacteria. I would like to know if anyone knows
> > anything about caffeine and it's effects on bacterial
> > chromosomes that might help me. Thank you. R.S.V.P ASAP!!!
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