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Data Set Name Microorganisms Isolated from Skylab Environmental Samples
Data Set Description This table shows a comparison of the total environmental isolations from each visit and the average concentration in the areas tested.
Level of Processing Summarized - Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet
Data Files [Available online]
Micrococcus sp.: Subgroup 3
Micrococcus sp.: Subgroup 5
Micrococcus sp.: Subgroup 7
Mima polymorpha
Moraxella sp.
Peptococcus magnum
Peptococcus marbillarum
Peptococcus saccharolyticus
Proprionobacterium acnes
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Serratia marcescens
Staphylococcus aureus
Staphylococcus epidermidis
Staphylococcus epidermidis: Subgroup II
Staphylococcus epidermidis: Subgroup III
Staphylococcus epidermidis: Subgroup IV
Staphylococcus epidermidis: Subgroup V
Staphylococcus epidermidis: Subgroup VI
Streptococcus faecalis
Streptococcus mitis
Unidentified (gram negative rod)
Unidentified (gram positive cocci)
Data Collection Site(s) Skylab Command Module
Data Source Experiment
Measurement or Analysis Technique
Areas were sampled with calcium alginate swabs, wetted in phosphate buffer.
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Johnson Space Center LSDA Office
Project Manager: Pamela A. Bieri