Genomic heterogeneity of environmental and clinical aeromonads.

  title={Genomic heterogeneity of environmental and clinical aeromonads.},
  author={Lucia Bonadonna and Rossella Briancesco and Emma Filetici and A Manuppella and Manoochehr Pourshaban and Maurizio Semproni},
  journal={The new microbiologica},
  volume={25 1},
Thirty-three isolates of Aeromonas from environmental sources and clinical samples were tested and the results, obtained using the pulsed field gel electrophoresis (PFGE) technique, were compared with those obtained by biochemical typing. On the basis of their biochemical characteristics 31 strains was assigned to one of the recognised groups or species within the Aeromonas genus and 2 strains to the species Vibrio fluvialis. These latter were nevertheless found to belong to the Aeromonas genus… CONTINUE READING