Current Problems in Studies of Streptococci Second Griffith Memorial Lecture

@article{Lancefield1969CurrentPI,
  title={Current Problems in Studies of Streptococci Second Griffith Memorial Lecture},
  author={Rebecca Craighill Lancefield},
  journal={Microbiology},
  year={1969},
  volume={55},
  pages={161-163}
}
  • R. Lancefield
  • Published 1 February 1969
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Microbiology
A brief synopsis of the full lecture. ‘To bacteriologists Dr Fred GrifEth is universally known for his fundamental work of type transformation in pneumococci and for his studies on the classification of the haemolytic streptococci ( G f l t h , 1928). He early developed a new method of slide agglutination which he used with success on pathogenic streptococci isolated from infections in man. In 1934 he published a study of the first 27 types (Griffith, 1934). Precipitin reactions with the M… 
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