Resistotyping of Campylobacter jejuni.

  title={Resistotyping of Campylobacter jejuni.},
  author={Solayide Abosede Adesida and Akitoye Olusegun Coker and Stella Ifeanyi Smith},
  journal={The Nigerian postgraduate medical journal},
  volume={10 4},
The principal objective of typing in epidemiology is to trace a strain as it passes from one individual to another. Resistotyping is a phenotypic method that consists of testing bacterial strains against a set of arbitrarily chosen chemical agents, whereby, a resistance pattern that is characteristic of a strain is generated and, is believed to describe the isolates for epidemiological purposes. This simple typing system is described for campylobacter isolated in Lagos, Nigeria. Resistotyping… CONTINUE READING