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post #8 of (permalink) Old 02-13-2012, 08:58 PM
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Originally Posted by mistergreen View Post

I'm pretty sure 100C will kill it.
A quick search turns up this article that indicates Mycobacterium marinum is a spore forming organism.

Its been awhile since I worked in the Biosciences, but IIRC you're going to need to autoclave soft materials like drift wood at 121 Celcius, 15 PSI pressure for not less than 20 minutes to get effective sterilzation of spores.
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