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Epidemiological data on pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica in Southern Germany during 2000-2006.
Yersinia enterocolitica is the most common species causing enteric yersiniosis, which is still the third most frequently reported foodborne gastroenteritis in Europe. Y. enterocolitica generallyExpand
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Antimicrobial susceptibility and distribution of β-lactamase A (blaA) and β-lactamase B (blaB) genes in enteropathogenic Yersinia species.
One hundred eighty-six strains of enteropathogenic Yersinia (Y.) enterocolitica of bioserotypes 2/O:5,27, 2/O:9, 3/O:3, and 4/O:3 and 12 strains of Yersinia pseudotuberculosis of bioserotypes 1/O:1,Expand
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Short communication: Streptococcus species isolated from mastitis milk samples in Germany and their resistance to antimicrobial agents.
Mastitis is one of the most frequent infectious diseases in dairy cattle and is a reason for antimicrobial drug usage in dairy cows. The bacteria involved in bovine mastitis are mainly StreptococcusExpand
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Salmonella in raw meat and by-products from pork and beef.
After campylobacteriosis, salmonellosis is the second main cause of human bacterial enteritis in Germany. Salmonella is known to colonize the gastrointestinal tract of animals without producing anyExpand
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Detection of Listeria monocytogenes in pork and beef using the VIDAS® LMO2 automated enzyme linked immunoassay method.
Listeria (L.) monocytogenes, a foodborne pathogen, is known to be a possible contaminant of foods during production and processing. Samples (n=985) of raw meat and by-products obtained from beef andExpand
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Occurrence of L. monocytogenes in ready-to-eat poultry products available on the German market
Listeria monocytogenes, an important foodborne pathogen, is of great concern especially for the ready-to-eat (RTE) food industry. The purpose of the study was to determine the number of L.Expand
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[The importance of wildlife as reservoir of antibiotic-resistant bacteria in Bavaria--first results].
The use of antimicrobial agents is responsible for the emergence and spread of antibiotic resistant bacteria. Nevertheless, multiresistant bacteria have been found in animals that have never beenExpand
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Comparison of broth microdilution and disk diffusion test for antimicrobial resistance testing in Yersinia enterocolitica 4/O:3 strains.
The aim of this study was to compare the results obtained from two methods for the determination of antimicrobial resistance in 110 Yersinia enterocolitica 4/O:3 strains. Ten antimicrobial agentsExpand
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High frequency of multiresistant coagulase-positive Staphylococcus aureus found in slaughter pigs in Uruguay.
Staphylococcus aureus are a hazard to human health since they can cause infections and food poisoning. Antimicrobial resistant strains render the treatment of infections problematic and contribute toExpand
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