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In Vitro

, Volume 8, Issue 2, pp 91–93 | Cite as

Isolation of bacteriophages from commercial sera

  • Carl R. Merril
  • Thomas B. Friedman
  • Abdel Fattah M. Attallah
  • Mark R. Geier
  • Kenneth Krell
  • Rhoda Yarkin
Article

Summary

Commercially available sera contain bacterial viruses. The possible origin of serum bacteriophages and the implication of this observation for tissue culture studies are discussed.

Keywords

Cola Comparative Biochemistry Tissue Culture Study Grand Island Biological Quality Control Study 
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© Tissue Culture Association 1972

Authors and Affiliations

  • Carl R. Merril
    • 1
  • Thomas B. Friedman
    • 1
  • Abdel Fattah M. Attallah
    • 1
  • Mark R. Geier
    • 1
  • Kenneth Krell
    • 1
  • Rhoda Yarkin
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of General and Comparative BiochemistryNational Institute of Mental HealthBethesda

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