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Laboratory studies on the El Tor vibrio.

  title={Laboratory studies on the El Tor vibrio.},
  author={R. M. Sayamov},
  journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization},
  volume={28 3},
The identity of the El Tor vibrio is a controversial question that the usual methods of bacteriological investigation have as yet failed to settle. In this paper, the author presents the results of a study of the interrelationships between El Tor vibrios, true cholera vibrios and water vibrios, as revealed by the behaviour of the vibrios in the bile system and in the small intestine of experimental animals.The vibrios investigated included two strains isolated at the El Tor quarantine station… CONTINUE READING

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