• Chemistry
  • Published 1992

Attachment of Listeria monocytogenes to chitin and resistance to biocides

@inproceedings{McCarthy1992AttachmentOL,
  title={Attachment of Listeria monocytogenes to chitin and resistance to biocides},
  author={Susan A. McCarthy},
  year={1992}
}
Recommanded concentrations and exposure times of sanitizers may not effectively eliminate Listeria monocytogenes cells attached to surfaces in seafood processing plants. The article describes the effects of 3 sanitizers : iodine, chlorine and a quaternary ammonium compound, on both suspended L.monocytogenes cells and cells attached to chitin flakes