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Experientia

, Volume 36, Issue 9, pp 1051–1052 | Cite as

Antibiotic bioassay by flow microcalorimetry

  • A. E. Beezer
  • R. J. Miles
  • Elizabeth J. Shaw
  • Lynne Vickerstaff
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Summary

A rapid, sensitive microcalorimetric bioassay of good reproducibility has been developed for the antibiotics penicillin-G, carbenicillin, ampicillin and cefoxitin. The use of growing organisms as responding agents allows discussion of the results for systems which may involve biological fluids.

Keywords

Ampicillin Biological Fluid Good Reproducibility Cefoxitin Carbenicillin 
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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. E. Beezer
    • 1
    • 2
  • R. J. Miles
    • 1
    • 2
  • Elizabeth J. Shaw
    • 1
    • 2
  • Lynne Vickerstaff
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Chemistry Department, Chelsea CollegeUniversity of LondonLondon
  2. 2.Department of BacteriologySt Bartholomew's Hospital Medical SchoolLondon(England)

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