Family portrait of Bacillus cereus and Bacillus weihenstephanensis cereulide-producing strains.

Abstract

Two thousand Bacillus cereus sensu lato isolates from food and environmental matrices were screened by PCR for the presence of cereulide-producing strains. This survey identified 73 potential emetic strains, most of which originated from non-random food and clinical samplings. None of the 460 Bacillus thuringiensis, Bacillus mycoides and Bacillus… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1758-2229.2009.00028.x

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@article{Hoton2009FamilyPO, title={Family portrait of Bacillus cereus and Bacillus weihenstephanensis cereulide-producing strains.}, author={Florence M Hoton and Nadine Fornelos and Elise N'guessan and Xiaomin Hu and Izabela Świecicka and Katelijne Dierick and Elina L. J{\"a}{\"a}skel{\"a}inen and Mirja S. Salkinoja-Salonen and J. Mahillon}, journal={Environmental microbiology reports}, year={2009}, volume={1 3}, pages={177-83} }