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Author Hansen, Axel Kornerup.

Title Handbook of laboratory animal bacteriology / Axel Kornerup Hansen, Dennis Sandris Nielsen
Edition 2nd ed
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource (296 pages)
Contents Laboratory animal bacteriology : the past, the present and the future -- Sampling animals for bacteriological examination -- Cultivation and identification of bacteria -- Immunological methods -- Molecular biology-based methods for microbiota characterization -- Mechanisms behind bacterial impact on animal models -- Systematic classification of bacteria -- Firmicutes -- Bacteroidetes -- Proteobacteria -- Actinobacteria -- Spirochaetae -- Tenericutes -- Verrucomicrobia, deferribacteres, fusobacterium and TM7
Summary The Handbook of Laboratory Animal Bacteriology, Second Edition provides comprehensive information on all bacterial phylae found in laboratory rodents and rabbits to assist managers, veterinary pathologists and laboratory animal veterinarians in the management of these organisms. The book starts by examining the general aspects of bacteriology and how to sample and identify bacteria in animals. It then describes the most relevant species within each phylum and discusses the impact they may have on research. Emphasizing those bacteria known to interfere with research protocols, the book offers m
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters
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Subject Bacterial Infections -- veterinary.
Animals, Laboratory -- microbiology.
Clinical Laboratory Techniques.
Bacterial diseases in animals.
Laboratory animals -- Microbiology
Bacterial diseases in animals.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Animal Husbandry.
Genre/Form Laboratory manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Nielsen, Dennis Sandris, 1977-
ISBN 1482215454