Investigation into Bacillus anthracis Spore in Soil and Analysis of Environmental Parameters Related to Repeated Anthrax Outbreak in Sirajganj , Bangladesh

@inproceedings{Ahsan2013InvestigationIB,
  title={Investigation into Bacillus anthracis Spore in Soil and Analysis of Environmental Parameters Related to Repeated Anthrax Outbreak in Sirajganj , Bangladesh},
  author={Md. Murshidul Ahsan and Mohammad Ferdousur and Rai Muhammad Fazal-ur-Rehman Khan and Md. Bahanur Rahman and Jayedul Hassan and Shah Md. Ziqrul and Haq Chowdhury and Md. Shafiullah Parvej and Mueena Jahan and K. H. M. Nazmul and Hussain Nazir and Sirajganj and Mohammad Ferdousur Rahman Khan and Md Shafiullah Parvej},
  year={2013}
}
The study was conducted for the isolation and detection of Bacillus anthracis spores from soil collected from Sirajganj district (a north-western district of Bangladesh), and to assess the parameters that may relate to the repeated anthrax outbreak. A total of 48 soil samples were collected from the study area during January to November 2012. Endospores were extracted from soil and the Bacillus anthracis was identified using conventional bacteriological, biochemical and sensitivity test against… CONTINUE READING

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