• Biology, Medicine
  • Published in Journal of bacteriology 1970

Staphylococcus aureus H autolytic activity: general properties.

@article{Takebe1970StaphylococcusAH,
  title={Staphylococcus aureus H autolytic activity: general properties.},
  author={Itaru Takebe and Howard J. Singer and Edmund M. Wise and James T. Park},
  journal={Journal of bacteriology},
  year={1970},
  volume={102 1},
  pages={
          14-9
        }
}
Staphylococcus aureus strain H has an autolytic activity which can be found in the cell wall but is most easily obtained from high-speed supernatant fractions of broken-cell preparations. As measured either turbidimetrically or radioactively, this activity is much greater on murein extracted from penicillin-treated cells than on murein extracted from normal cells. 

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