First identification of Salmonella Urbana and Salmonella Ouakam in humans in Africa.

@article{Saba2013FirstIO,
  title={First identification of Salmonella Urbana and Salmonella Ouakam in humans in Africa.},
  author={Courage Kosi Setsoafia Saba and Jose Antonio Escudero and Silvia Herrera-Le{\'o}n and Mar{\'i}a Concepci{\'o}n Porrero and M{\'o}nica Mantilla Su{\'a}rez and L. R. Valencia Dom{\'i}nguez and Bawa Demuyakor and B. Gonz{\'a}lez-zorn},
  journal={Journal of infection in developing countries},
  year={2013},
  volume={7 10},
  pages={
          691-5
        }
}
INTRODUCTION Salmonella infections are increasing worldwide, but there are few reports on Salmonella surveillance in African countries and other developing countries. This has made it difficult to estimate the actual burden of salmonellosis, especially in Africa. This study was conducted in a neglected Northern Region of Ghana where there are no previous data on Salmonella serotypes. METHODOLOGY Standard microbiological tests were used for isolation, identification, and serotyping. Micro… CONTINUE READING

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