Azotobacter cysts: Reactivation by white light after inactivation by ultraviolet radiation

G. R. Vela, Johnny Peterson

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Abstract

Cysts of Azotobacter vinelandii 12837 inactivated by ultraviolet radiation can be reactivated by white light. This photoreactivation mechanism is not seen in the vegetative cells of the same organism.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1296-1297
Number of pages2
JournalScience
Volume166
Issue number3910
StatePublished - 1969
Externally publishedYes

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