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Confirmation of the presence of viable but non-cultureable bacteria in the stratosphere

Wainwright, M., Wickramasinghe, N.C., Narlikar, J.V., Rajaratnam, P. and Perkins, J. (2004) Confirmation of the presence of viable but non-cultureable bacteria in the stratosphere. International Journal of Astrobiology, 3 (1). pp. 13-15. ISSN 1473-5504

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The presence of viable, but non-cultureable, bacteria on membranes through which stratospheric air samples were passed has been confirmed using viable fluorescent staining.

Item Type: Article
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2004 Cambridge University Press. Reproduced in accordance with the publisher's self-archiving policy.
Keywords: aerobiology, astrobiology, bacteria, stratosphere
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Science (Sheffield) > School of Biological Sciences (Sheffield) > Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Repository Assistant
Date Deposited: 25 Oct 2006
Last Modified: 05 Jun 2014 13:57
Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1473550404001739
Status: Published
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: 10.1017/S1473550404001739
URI: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/id/eprint/1555

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