ribotype


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ribotype

(rī′bə-tīp′)
n.
The RNA component of the genetic material in an organism.
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Similarly Hae III ribotype profile also showed identical ribotypes among the isolates, thus revealing no polymorphism within the rRNA region.
All three had an identical ribotype distinct from any of the PC isolates from campers.
In addition, the REA CF group observed predominantly in this study is also known as ribotype 017 and toxinotype VIII and was previously reported in outbreaks worldwide.
High resolution melt analysis to track infections due to ribotype 027 Clostridium difficile.
Successful combat of an outbreak due to Clostridium difficile PCR ribotype 027 and recognition of specific risk factors.
Clostridium difficile ribotype does not predict severe infection.
Clostridium difficile PCR ribotype 078 toxinotype V found in diarrhoeal pigs identical to isolates from affected humans.
difficile cell-free culture supernatants from a ribotype 027 human strain (M7404), a ribotype 078 animal strain (JGS6133), and strain AI35.
Ribotype O is commonly associated with biovar Medievalis strains (13).
To the Editor: The increased severity of Clostridium difficile infection is primarily attributed to the appearance of an epidemic strain characterized as PCR ribotype 027 (1).
Molecular analysis of Clostridium difficile PCR ribotype 027 isolates from eastern and western Canada.
Ribotyping revealing a U3-like ribotype (5), and multilocus sequence typing (10) confirmed the clonal identity of the strains.