Document Type

Thesis - Open Access

Award Date

1970

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)

Department

Bacteriology

Abstract

This study was undertaken to investigate the possibility of using the fluorescent antibody technique to rapidly demonstrate and estimate enterotoxin concentrations in food and culture media. The correlation between degree of cell fluorescence and enterotoxin production of organisms grown under varying environmental and nutritional conditions was shown.

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Food poisoning

Staphylococcal infections

South Dakota State University Theses

Format

application/pdf

Number of Pages

56

Publisher

South Dakota State University

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