Isolation of Vibrio cholerae from aquatic birds in Colorado and Utah.

@article{Ogg1989IsolationOV,
  title={Isolation of Vibrio cholerae from aquatic birds in Colorado and Utah.},
  author={Jack Ogg and R A Ryder and Hal L. Smith},
  journal={Applied and environmental microbiology},
  year={1989},
  volume={55 1},
  pages={95-9}
}
Vibrio cholerae was isolated from cloacal swabs and freshly voided feces collected from 20 species of aquatic birds in Colorado and Utah during 1986 and 1987. About 17% (198 of 1,131) fecal specimens collected from July 1986 through August 1987 contained the organism. Both O1 and non-O1 V. cholerae strains were isolated from the fecal specimens. Isolates from eight birds (representing five species) agglutinated in O group 1 antiserum. Supernatants of broth cultures from three isolates which… CONTINUE READING
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