campylobacter

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campylobacter

(ˌkæmpɪləʊˈbæktə)
n
(Microbiology) a rod-shaped bacterium that causes infections in cattle and man. Unpasteurized milk infected with campylobacter is a common cause of gastroenteritis
[from Greek kampulos bent + bacter(ium)]
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Isolation, characterization, and serotyping of Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli from slaughter cattle.
The company's CAMPYLOBACTER QUIK CHEK test is a rapid diagnostic test that detects Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli in less than 30 minutes.
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Although other Campylobacter species have clinical relevance, Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli have classically been considered the most relevant human pathogens belonging to this genus [2].
Campylobacter coli were found in cattle (13.1%) and pigs (10.8%) but none in sheep and goats, while C.
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Antibiotic susceptibility of clinical isolates of Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli in Ontario, Canada during 2011-2013.
Heterogeneity of Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli strains from healthy sheep.