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comparative study of sampling devices for air-borne micro-organisms

Herman Gerard Du Buy

comparative study of sampling devices for air-borne micro-organisms

by Herman Gerard Du Buy

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Published by U.S. Govt. print. off. in [Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Air -- Microbiology.,
  • Air -- Analysis.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSampling devices for air-borne micro-organisms.
    Statementby H. G. du Buy, Alexander Hollaender and Mary D. Lackey ...
    ContributionsHollaender, Alexander, 1898-, Lackey, Mary D.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA11 .B177 no. 184
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 p.
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6492137M
    LC Control Number45036616
    OCLC/WorldCa6929017

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    2. A brief history of aerobiology. Aerobiology has captivated scientists for centuries. Antoni van Leeuwenhoek—commonly known as the founder of microbiology—was one of the first to ask whether the air could be a habitat for micro-organisms (Gregory ), observing that ‘there may be living creatures in the air, which are so small as to escape our sight’ (van Leeuwenhoek ).   Bioaerosol sampling and identification are vital for the assessment and control of airborne pathogens, allergens, and toxins. In-situ analysis of chemical and biological particulate matter can significantly reduce the costs associated with sample preservation, transport, and analysis. The analysis of conventional filters is challenging, due to dilute samples in large collection ?id=/


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When air samples were taken with the atomizer devices, the sampling liquid medium was shaken and quantities of 1 cc. or 2 cc. per plate were poured, 4 to 6 plates being used for each experiment, and the total number of organisms in the sample representing 10 cubic, feet of air was :// Additional Physical Format: Online version: Du Buy, Herman Gerard.

Comparative study of sampling devices for air-borne micro-organisms. [Washington], [U.S. Govt. ://   A study of the performance of the Wells air centrifuge and of the settling rates of “A comparative study of sampling devices for air‐borne micro‐organisms,” Supplement No.

to the Public Health Reports, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., A. Taylor, and T. Knowles, “ Killing air‐borne respiratory   A brief discussion has been given of various devices available for the determination of micro-organisms in air.

In order to investigate the efficiency of some of these devices it proved desirable to work with artificially contaminated air. Hereto clouds of spores ofBacillus cereus were produced with the aid of a modified model of aDe Vilbiss 40 :// 1.

Author(s): Du Buy,Herman Gerard; Hollaender,Alexander,; Lackey,Mary D Title(s): A comparative study of sampling devices for air-borne micro-organisms,by H.

du Buy, Alexander Hollaender and Mary D. Lackey tutions can utilize this sampler for detection of micro-organisms in the atmosphere. Air-borne transmission of disease should be traced morereadily byuse of this simple sampler. REFERENCES BOURDILLION, R. B., LIDWELL, 0. M., AND SCHUSTER, E. Methods of Sampling Air for Bacteria, Studies in AirHygiene.

Medical Research Council Report No.Reasons for the negative results might be that viruses were present in the air at relatively low levels or that these devices were inadequate for sampling aerosolized viruses. Practical limitations for the design of common impactors limit the smallest cut‐off size (particle diameter with 50% collection efficiency) to Five methods for the enumeration of micro-organisms in food (pour plate, surface spread plate, surface drop, agar droplet, and microdilution) were used in parallel to examine samples selected from a wide range of food products.

Statistical analyses   Public Health Reports is the official journal of the U.S. Public Health Service. It began in and continues to be published bi-monthly. The journal is peer-reviewed and provides scientific research and discusses the major issues facing the public health community.

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INTRODUCTION Biological air pollution was first postulated in 55 B.C. when Lucretius concluded that the 'atoms' he saw dancing in a beam of sunshine were carriers of pestilence (Gregory, ). Following this astound- ingly perceptive observation, it was not until that serious indoor biological air sampling was ://Microbiome research impacts many facets of life on Earth (and beyond).

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