Acid-Resisting Bacilli in the Lotcer Animals

  title={Acid-Resisting Bacilli in the Lotcer Animals},
  author={Bz D. MURRAY COWIE}
At the suggestion of Professor Dock, I began four years ago to make some investigations on the occurrence of the smegma bacillus in man. While pursuing this work, which is not yet completed, it occurred to me that it might be not only of interest but of importance to know whether the smegma bacillus or bacilli resembling those of tuberculosis existed to any great extent in the lower animals. It is this point I wish to consider here. Resistance to decolorization by strong acids (S~urefestigkeit… CONTINUE READING