Development of a L-rhamnose and D-arabitol supplemented MacConkey agar to identify pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica among environmental Yersinias in swine production wastes.

Abstract:

:Supplemented MacConkey agar with L-rhamnose and D-arabitol distinguishes pathogenic from environmental strains of Yersinia enterocolitica recovered from swine production wastes. This medium has a sensitivity of 100% and a specificity of 97.4%.

journal_name

J Microbiol Methods

authors

Shehee MW,Sobsey MD

doi

10.1016/j.mimet.2004.01.014

subject

Has Abstract

pub_date

2004-05-01 00:00:00

pages

289-92

issue

2

eissn

0167-7012

issn

1872-8359

pii

S0167701204000351

journal_volume

57

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