Technical Papers

Effect of Azide and Cyanide on theRespiration of a Species of Mycobacterium

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Science  10 Sep 1954:
Vol. 120, Issue 3115, pp. 430-431
DOI: 10.1126/science.120.3115.430


Azide and cyanide affect the autorespiration of these organisms in the same way as they dothe oxidation of added metabolites. The effect of thesedrugs on the autorespiration occurs in the presence ofthe added metabolites.