Virulence associated plasmid and R-plasmid curing in Yersinia enterocolitica by some tricycle compounds

J. Molnar, M. J. Nakamura

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The virulence plasmid which confers calcium-dependent growth in Yersinia enterocolitica and the R-plasmid of a Y. enterocolitica strain were eliminated by several, tricyclic psychopharmacons, e.g. promethazine, imipramine, and (+) and (-)-butaclamols.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)307-312
Number of pages6
JournalActa microbiologica Hungarica
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 1988


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology
  • Microbiology (medical)

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