Solidified media suitable for the cultivation of Clostridium novyi type B.

@article{Moore1968SolidifiedMS,
  title={Solidified media suitable for the cultivation of Clostridium novyi type B.},
  author={Walter B. Moore},
  journal={Journal of general microbiology},
  year={1968},
  volume={53 3},
  pages={
          415-23
        }
}
  • W. B. Moore
  • Published 1968
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of general microbiology
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