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Table 3 The growth of O. tsutsugamushi at the various concentrations of lincomycin

From: Decontamination of mycoplasma-contaminated Orientia tsutsugamushistrains by repeating passages through cell cultures with antibiotics

  Concentrations of lincomycin in the culture medium
  12.5 μg/ml 25 μg/ml 50 μg/ml 100 μg/ml
O. tsutsugamsuhi-growtha) +++ +++ ++ -
  1. a) A virulent Ikeda strain was cultivated using L-929 cell in the culture medium containing lyncomycin at the indicated concentrations. The growth was observed by the immunofluorescent staining.