Campylobacter jejuni contamination on broiler carcasses of C. jejuni-negative flocks during processing in a Japanese slaughterhouse.

@article{Miwa2003CampylobacterJC,
  title={Campylobacter jejuni contamination on broiler carcasses of C. jejuni-negative flocks during processing in a Japanese slaughterhouse.},
  author={Norinaga Miwa and Yoichi Takegahara and Katsuya Terai and Hideo Kato and Tsuneo Takeuchi},
  journal={International journal of food microbiology},
  year={2003},
  volume={84 1},
  pages={105-9}
}
At a slaughterhouse, we determined the Campylobacter jejuni status of each broiler flock coming from different farms by culturing cecal contents of representative birds, and examined the prevalence of C. jejuni on carcasses during processing. Then, C. jejuni isolates from the carcasses were typed with RAPD PCR and compared with those from the cecal contents… CONTINUE READING