FIGURE 2-7. Indigenous intestinal microflora decline from 1010-12 CFU/g to 104-6 CFU/g within 4 days in irradiated mice.

FIGURE 2-7Indigenous intestinal microflora decline from 1010-12 CFU/g to 104-6 CFU/g within 4 days in irradiated mice

From: 2, Microbe Resistance

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The Resistance Phenomenon in Microbes and Infectious Disease Vectors: Implications for Human Health and Strategies for Containment: Workshop Summary.
Institute of Medicine (US) Forum on Emerging Infections; Knobler SL, Lemon SM, Najafi M, et al., editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2003.
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