Evaluation of a colour test for rapid detection of Salmonella

@article{Orden1993EvaluationOA,
  title={Evaluation of a colour test for rapid detection of Salmonella},
  author={Beatriz Orden and Alessia Franco and Esther N{\'u}{\~n}ez Ju{\'a}rez and Armando Diaz Gonzalez and L. Caravaca},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases},
  year={1993},
  volume={12},
  pages={630-633}
}
The performance of a colour test (Wellcolex) for rapid detection of the most frequently isolated O serogroups of salmonella (A, B, C, D, E/G) and the Vi antigen was evaluated using colonies grown on enteric differential agar media and in selenite broth. The test had excellent sensitivity (100 %) and specificity (100 %) with colonies taken directly from… CONTINUE READING