A comparison of thiosulphate‐citrate‐bile salts‐sucrose (TCBS) agar and thiosulphate‐chloride‐iodide (TCI) agar for the isolation of Vibrio species from estuarine environments

@article{Pfeffer2003ACO,
  title={A comparison of thiosulphate‐citrate‐bile salts‐sucrose (TCBS) agar and thiosulphate‐chloride‐iodide (TCI) agar for the isolation of Vibrio species from estuarine environments},
  author={C. Pfeffer and James Douglas Oliver},
  journal={Letters in Applied Microbiology},
  year={2003},
  volume={36}
}
Aims: The purpose of this study was to compare a recently described medium, thiosulphate‐chloride‐iodide (TCI), for the isolation of estuarine vibrios with thiosulphate‐citrate‐bile salts‐sucrose (TCBS). 
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