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Title: Isolation of Salmonella Typhimurium from poultry eggs and meat of Tarai region of Uttaranchal
Authors: Nagappa, K
Tamuly, Shantanu
Saxena, M K
Singh, S P
Brajmadhuri
Keywords: antibiotic sensitivity
eggs
meat
PCR
poultry
Salmonella
Issue Date: Jul-2007
Publisher: CSIR
Series/Report no.: Int. Cl.⁸ C12N15/10
Abstract: Presence of Salmonella in samples, 100 each of chicken eggs and meat, collected from various retail outlets of the Tarai region of Uttaranchal, was detected by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) using InvA gene primer, a rapid and sensitive DNA based method. The results were further validated by established conventional method of Salmonella isolation and biochemical tests, including slide agglutination test (poly “O” antiserum specific for Salmonella). Of 200 samples analyzed, 4 (one meat and 3 egg) were found to be contaminated with Salmonella enterica var Typhimurium. Further, the antibiogram of the isolates revealed sensitivity in the decreasing order to Chloromphenicol, Colistin, Polymixin, Enrofloxacin, and Ciprofloxacin.
Description: 407-409
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/3046
ISSN: 0972-5849
Appears in Collections: IJBT Vol.06(3) [July 2007]

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