Studies of Brucella lipopolysaccharide.


Brucella endotoxin differs from other gramnegative endotoxins in that it is recovered in the phenol phase rather than the aqueous phase of the Westphal hot phenol water procedure. This was the first described from this laboratory by Redfearn (1960) with phenol-killed smooth B. abortus and B. melitensis and has since been confirmed by others. Preliminary… (More)