Clostridium chauvoei

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Clos·trid·i·um chau·voe·'i

a bacterial species that affects cattle and sheep causing blackleg (black quarter) and bighead which produces an exotoxin.
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Clostridium chauvoei

The organism causing blackleg or symptomatic anthrax in cattle.
See also: Clostridium
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Clostridium chauvoei, an Evolutionary Dead-End Pathogen.
Phylogenetic analysis and PCR detection of Clostridium chauvoei, Clostridium haemolyticum, Clostridium novyi types A and B, and Clostridium septicum based on the flagellin gene.
Reversible expression of motility and flagella in Clostridium chauvoei and their relationship to virulence.
Opsonic activity of anti- flagellar serum against Clostridium chauvoei by mouse polymorphonuclear leucocytes.
Designed Primers i.e., Ccta-F AGCTTCGCATG GAGCAGTA and Ccta-R TCTTCGGAGACA GGATGA were used for amplification of alpha toxin gene of Clostridium chauvoei.
A total of 21 samples (emphysematous exudates and muscle piece) from cattle and buffalo suspected for black quarter were collected aseptically and subjected to bacterial isolation yielded 28 isolates including Clostridium chauvoei, Clostridum tertium and Clostridium sporogenes.
Isolation of bacteria from emphysematous muscle and exudates yielded Clostridium chauvoei, single bacteria in six cases whereas yielded mix isolates in 15 cases under study i.e., Clostridium chauvoei, Clostridium tertium, Clostridium sporogenes and Clostridium septicum, after 24-48 hours of incubation in RCM at 37[degrees]C.
Alpha and beta toxin activities in local strains of Clostridium chauvoei. Anaerobe, v.5, p.297-299, 1999.
The development of an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for measuring the potency of vaccines containing Clostridium chauvoei antigens.
Blackleg (Clostridium chauvoei infection) in beef calves : a review and presentation of two cases with uncommon pathologic presentations.
Similarity in the EDTA-soluble antigens of Clostridium chauvoei and C.
Isolation and identification Of Clostridium chauvoei from cattle and Buffaloes Pakistan Vet J.

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