Use of pyocin 78-C2 in the treatment of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection in mice

Appl Microbiol. 1972 Jan;23(1):164-5.


Purified pyocin, administered parenterally to mice infected with sensitive strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa, afforded significant protection against two of the three strains studied.

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Bacteriocins / therapeutic use*
  • Injections, Intraperitoneal
  • Injections, Intravenous
  • Mice
  • Mice, Inbred Strains
  • Pseudomonas Infections / drug therapy*
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa*


  • Bacteriocins