A better method for confirming Helicobacter pylori infection in Mongolian gerbils

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Background. Our aim was to evaluate the accuracy of the stool antigen test and the optimal time point for detecting Helicobacter pylori infection in a Mongolian gerbil model. Methods. We inoculated 8-week-old Mongolian gerbils with H. pylori (Vac A (+)/CagA(+)). The gerbil-infected model was developed as follows: H. pylori was put into broth (about 109 CFU… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00535-007-2121-1

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@article{Kuo2007ABM, title={A better method for confirming Helicobacter pylori infection in Mongolian gerbils}, author={Chao-Hung Kuo and Huang-Ming Hu and Pei-Yun Tsai and Sheau-Fang Yang and Lin-Li Chang and Jaw-Yuan Wang and Angela X Chen and C M Jan and Wen-ming Wang and Deng-Chyang Wu}, journal={Journal of Gastroenterology}, year={2007}, volume={43}, pages={32-37} }