A simple and novel method for retrieval of Pasteurellaceae from swab samples collected in the field

@inproceedings{Hansen2013ASA,
  title={A simple and novel method for retrieval of Pasteurellaceae from swab samples collected in the field},
  author={Mie Johanne Hansen and Mads Frost Bertelsen and Rune Dietz and Christian Sonne and Anders Miki Bojesen},
  booktitle={MicrobiologyOpen},
  year={2013}
}
Traditionally it has been difficult or impossible to collect and preserve bacterial samples of especially fastidious bacteria in mixed primary cultures, unless the samples could be transported to a laboratory within approximately 24 h. Therefore, a simple novel method for preserving swab samples until bacterial isolation can be completed in the laboratory was developed and evaluated. Pasteurellaceae bacteria were used as a representative for fastidious bacteria. A 7.5% glucose serum medium was… CONTINUE READING