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Int J Food Microbiol. 1997 Mar 18;35(1):91-5.

A chemically defined minimal medium for the optimal culture of Listeria.

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  • 1Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Laboratoire de Pathologie Infectieuse et Immunologie, Nouzilly, France. phan-thanh@tours.inra.fr


Unlike most other bacteria, many Listeria strains do not grow well in the minimal media described so far in the literature. Among the minimal media tested, a chemically defined medium modified from that of Premaratne and co-workers was found to support the best growth of Listeria spp. The promoting effect was due to the incorporation of several indispensable vitamins and growth factors.

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