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[The use of dodecyl-di(beta-oxyethyl) benzylammonium chloride (Bactofen) as a decontaminant in the cultural examination for detection of the Koch bacillus in sputum].
- P. Carpi Torelli, E. Tortoli
- Biology, Medicine
- Quaderni Sclavo di diagnostica clinica e di…
- 1 June 1980
We tried to see whether it was possible to use Bactofen to decontaminate sputum for culture of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Bactofen showed very little bactericidal action on tubercle bacilli, lower… Expand
[Yeast-like fungi isolated from respiratory specimens in the hospital environment].