Genotypic and demographic characterization of invasive isolates of Salmonella Typhimurium in HIV co-infected patients in South Africa.

@article{Keddy2009GenotypicAD,
  title={Genotypic and demographic characterization of invasive isolates of Salmonella Typhimurium in HIV co-infected patients in South Africa.},
  author={Karen H Keddy and Sarika Dwarika and Penny Crowther and Olga Perovic and Jeanette Wadula and Anwar Hoosen and Arvinda Sooka and H H Crewe-brown and Anthony Marius Smith},
  journal={Journal of infection in developing countries},
  year={2009},
  volume={3 8},
  pages={585-92}
}
BACKGROUND Non-typhoidal Salmonella are frequently food-borne zoonotic pathogens that may cause invasive disease in HIV-positive individuals. METHODOLOGY Invasive isolates (n = 652) of Salmonella Typhimurium from human patients in Gauteng Province of South Africa were investigated for the years 2006 and 2007. Bacteria were identified using standard… CONTINUE READING