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J Clin Microbiol. Jan 1989; 27(1): 213–214.
PMCID: PMC267269

Detection of pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica by using congo red-magnesium oxalate agar medium.

Abstract

A Congo red-magnesium oxalate agar medium was developed to detect expression of virulence-associated calcium dependency and Congo red absorption in Yersinia enterocolitica. Of the 157 pathogenic serotypes tested, 119 (75.8%) were positive; 98% of nonpathogenic serotypes and strains of three other Yersinia species were negative.

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