Our understanding of the Pasteurellaceae.

  • E L Biberstein
  • Published 1990 in
    Canadian journal of veterinary research = Revue…


With the exception of a few consistent pathogens--Pasteurella multocida strains of bovine hemorrhagic septicemia and fowl cholera, Actinobacillus (Haemophilus) pleuropneumoniae, Haemophilus aegyptius and Haemophilus paragallinarum--members of the family Pasteurellaceae are commensal parasites on mucous membranes of vertebrate animals. Many have pathogenic… (More)