, Volume 36, Issue 3, pp 306–307 | Cite as

Preservation ofBordetella pertussis

  • Sarita Sood Angra
  • G. Saran
  • P. Gupta


Bordetella pertussis has been shown to remain viable for a period of 13 years on freeze-drying. The revived cultures had unaltered antigenic composition and biological activity.


Biological Activity Pertussis Bordetella Pertussis Antigenic Composition ofBordetella Pertussis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sarita Sood Angra
    • 1
  • G. Saran
    • 1
  • P. Gupta
    • 1
  1. 1.Triple Vaccine DivisionCentral Research InstituteKasauli(India)

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