serovar


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se·ro·var

(sē'rō-var),
A subdivision of a species or subspecies distinguishable from other strains therein on the basis of antigenicity.
Synonym(s): serotype
[sero- + variant]

serovar

(sîr′ō-vär′, -vâr′, sĕr′-)
n.

se·ro·var

(sēr'ō-vahr)
A subdivision of a species or subspecies distinguishable from other strains therein on the basis of antigenic character.
Synonym(s): serotype.

serovar

(ser'o-var?) [ serological variation]
Variants within a species defined by variation in serological reactions.
See: biovar; morphovar
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The sources at the Directorate of Health Sindh have informed reporter that the health department has already issued an alert against XDR Salmonella Enterica Serovar Typhi commonly known as extremely drug resistant typhoid posing great threats to the health of people particularly children.
bongori, and [approximately equal to]2,600 serovars (1).
Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium ATCC 14028 was used as a positive control and Escherichia coli ATCC 25922 as a negative control.
A repeat blood and faeces culture performed on discharge was negative for Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi.
borgpetersenii serovar Hardjo strains, L550 (subtype A) and JB197 (subtype B).
Host-specificity of Salmonella enterica serovar Gallinarum: Insights from comparative genomics.
The goal of this study was to group in ecotypes previously identified Salmonella serovars isolated from water and sediment of two shrimp farms in Ceara and also research the genes: a) pef A (plasmid virulence encoded by fimbriae); b) invA (pathogenicity) and spvC (plasmid virulence).
enterica serovar Enteritidis liver abscess following blunt trauma reported so far (5).
Multilocus Sequence Typing of the Clinical Isolates of Salmonella Enterica Serovar Typhimurium in Tehran Hospitals.
De estos aislados, 10 resultaron positivos a Salmonella Typhimurium (Figura 1) y los 2 restantes no pertenecian al serovar Typhimurium ni al serovar Enteritidis (Cuadro 2).
The distribution of serovar among 87 seropositive cases determined by the positive MAT titre [greater than or equal to] 1: 100 is shown in table 2.