Detection of Corynebacterium kutscheri from the oral cavity of rats.


A simple and useful method for the detection of C. kutscheri from the oral cavity of living rats was devised. In 10 sacrificed rats from two naturally and subclinically infected conventional colonies, 10(4.28) or 10(3.84) CFU/ml C. kutscheri were isolated from upper incisor swab extractions, while 10(1.38) or 10(1.58) and < 10 or 10(1.56) CFU/ml from the… (More)


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