Molecular-based detection of non-culturable and emerging campylobacteria in patients presenting with gastroenteritis.

@article{Bullman2012MolecularbasedDO,
  title={Molecular-based detection of non-culturable and emerging campylobacteria in patients presenting with gastroenteritis.},
  author={Susan Bullman and James O'Leary and Daniel G Corcoran and Roy D. Sleator and Brigid Lucey},
  journal={Epidemiology and infection},
  year={2012},
  volume={140 4},
  pages={684-8}
}
From January 2009 to May 2010, 436 faecal samples from patients with diarrhoeal illness in Southern Ireland were identified as Campylobacter genus-positive by an automated multiplex PCR; however, 204 (46·8%) of these samples were culture-negative for campylobacters. A combination of Campylobacter-specific uniplex PCR and 16S rRNA sequencing confirmed the presence of Campylobacter DNA in 191 (93·6%) of the culture-negative samples. Species-specific PCR identified C. jejuni (50·7%) C. ureolyticus… CONTINUE READING
Related Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 24 extracted citations

Detection of Campylobacter in human and animal field samples in Cambodia.

APMIS : acta pathologica, microbiologica, et immunologica Scandinavica • 2016

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 16 references

Use of PCR for direct detection of Campylobacter species in bovine feces.

Applied and environmental microbiology • 2003
View 3 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Campylobacter ureolyticus: an emerging gastrointestinal pathogen?

FEMS immunology and medical microbiology • 2011
View 1 Excerpt

An evaluation of survival and detection of Campylobacter jejuni and C. coli in broiler caecal contents using culture-based methods

JD Rodgers
Journal of Applied Microbiology • 2010
View 1 Excerpt

Emerging Campylobacter spp. : the tip of the iceberg

AJ Lastovica
Clinical Microbiology Newsletter • 2006
View 2 Excerpts

Application of the 5k-nuclease PCR assay in evaluation and development of methods for quantitative detection of Campylobacter jejuni

HK Nogva
Applied and Environmental Microbiology • 2000
View 2 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…