Current Status of Helicobacter Contamination of Laboratory Mice, Rats, Gerbils, and House Musk Shrews in Japan

@article{Goto2000CurrentSO,
  title={Current Status of Helicobacter Contamination of Laboratory Mice, Rats, Gerbils, and House Musk Shrews in Japan},
  author={Kazuo Goto and Hiroaki Ohashi and Akira Takakura and Toshio Itoh},
  journal={Current Microbiology},
  year={2000},
  volume={41},
  pages={161-166}
}
The current status of Helicobacter contamination of laboratory mice, rats, gerbils, and house musk shrews from 47, 10, 4, and 3 colonies, respectively, in Japan was studied. Helicobacter was detected by reverse transcription (RT)-nested polymerase chain reaction (PCR) with Helicobacter genus-specific primers by using feces obtained from the animals. H. hepaticus, H. muridarum, H. bilis, H. rodentium, “Flexispira rappini”, and “H. suncus” were identified with species-specific primers. Other… CONTINUE READING

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