Biochemical Methods for Detecting Mycoplasma Contamination

  • Elliot M. Levine
  • Barbara G. Becker
Part of the Cellular Senescence and Somatic Cell Genetics book series (CSSCG, volume 3)


The above quotation is relevant to the theme of this presentation, since we intend to discuss the biochemical procedures for mycoplasma detection developed by others, as well as presenting our own uridine phosphorylase method in somewhat greater detail.


Biochemical Method Ribose Phosphate Mycoplasma Contamination Phosphorylase Activity Mycoplasma Species 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elliot M. Levine
    • 1
  • Barbara G. Becker
    • 1
  1. 1.The Wistar Institute of Anatomy and BiologyPhiladelphiaUSA

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