Potential misidentification of Burkholderia pseudomallei by API 20NE.

Abstract

Biochemical confirmation of the identity of Burkholderia pseudomallei in Singapore previously relied on the API 20NE panel of tests. After introducing an alternative proprietary biochemical panel, the Microbact 24E (MedVet, Adelaide, Australia), we noted that the API panel identified some presumptive B. pseudomallei isolates as other species. We therefore… (More)

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@article{Inglis1998PotentialMO, title={Potential misidentification of Burkholderia pseudomallei by API 20NE.}, author={T J J Inglis and David Chiang and G. S. Lee and L Chor-Kiang}, journal={Pathology}, year={1998}, volume={30 1}, pages={62-4} }