Portland State University. Department of Biology
L. Dudley Eirich
Date of Award
Master of Science (M.S.) in Biology
1 online resource (74 p.)
Anaerobic bacteria, Extrachromosomal DNA
Five species of methanogenic bacteria were analyzed for the presence of plasmid DNA. Several procedures for the detection and isolation of covalently closed circular plasmid DNA were modified for use with the methanogens.
Kurkinen, Nancy Ann, "The absence of extrachromosomal DNA in methanogenic bacteria" (1983). Dissertations and Theses. Paper 3352.