Figure 2.

Desiccation resistance of T. thermophilus (ATCC BAA-163), D. radiodurans (ATCC BAA-816) and E. coli (K-12 MG1655) (room temperature). Note that no surviving cells were obtained for cells desiccated at 65°C. Standard deviations for five data points are shown.

Omelchenko et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2005 5:57   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-5-57
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