Effect of Temperature on the Fatty Acid Composition of Thermus aquaticus

Paul H. Ray, David C. White, Thomas D. Brock
1971 Journal of Bacteriology  
Thermus aquaticus contains four major fatty acids, iso-C15 (28%), iso-C16 (9%), normal-C16 (13%), and iso-C17 (48%), when grown at 70 C, as determined by gas chromatography and mass spectrometry. Small amounts of iso-C12, normal-C12:1, 30 J. BACTERIOL. on May 9, 2020 by guest
doi:10.1128/jb.106.1.25-30.1971 fatcat:nz2762wr5jcq7edcvnnndv2osq