[Distribution of species of the genus Listeria].

  title={[Distribution of species of the genus Listeria].},
  author={Jocelyne R Rocourt and Heinz P. R. Seeliger},
  journal={Zentralblatt fur Bakteriologie, Mikrobiologie, und Hygiene. Series A, Medical microbiology, infectious diseases, virology, parasitology},
  volume={259 3},
Within the classification of different Listeria species according to present knowledge, this study investigates the sources and distribution of both the known "classical" species of Listeria as well as the recently added species: L. monocytogenes, L. innocua, L. ivanovii, L. welshimeri, L. seeligeri, L. grayi and L. murrayi. For this purpose 573 isolates from the environment, food, healthy carriers and patients suffering from listeriosis were selected out of a total of approximately 6000… CONTINUE READING

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