Accession Number:

AD0836990

Title:

ON THE CHARACTERISTICS OF RECENTLY FOUND BACTERIAL STRAINS TENTATIVELY DESIGNATED AS 'PASTEURELLA X'

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BIOLOGICAL LABS FREDERICK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1964-08-24

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

The authors report on the cultural, biochemical, serological and immunological properties as well as on animal experimentation of 40 strains of a bacterial species tentatively designated as pasteurella X of which two are of human and 38 of animal origin. They were isolated and independently identified as Pasteurella pseudotuberculosis in Denmark, Germany, Holland, Sweden and Switzerland. From common morphological, cultural, biochemical and serological characteristics, the authors conclude that all these strains belong to a species different from Pasteurella pseudotuberculosis.

Subject Categories:

  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE