Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae : Association of Spa-type with Serotype and Role in Protective Immunity

@inproceedings{Ingebritsona2017ErysipelothrixR,
  title={Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae : Association of Spa-type with Serotype and Role in Protective Immunity},
  author={L. Ingebritsona and James A. Rothb and Paul J. Hauerc},
  year={2017}
}
  • L. Ingebritsona, James A. Rothb, Paul J. Hauerc
  • Published 2017
A collection of swine, fish, and cetacean Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae strains representing 16 serotypes was analyzed for possession of the three currently recognized surface protective antigen (spa)-types: spaA, spaB, and spaC. Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) assays and Western blotting with a SpaA-specific monoclonal antibody demonstrated that spa-type is… CONTINUE READING