Absence of mouse-lethal toxins in Australian isolates of Bordetella avium

P. J. Blackall, D. G. Rogers

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A total of 18 Australian isolates of Bordetella avium and seven reference B. avium strains from Europe and the USA were tested for the presence of a mouse-lethal toxin. Five of the seven reference strains of B. avium, but none of the 18 Australian isolates, produced the toxin.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)393-396
Number of pages4
JournalVeterinary Microbiology
Issue number3-4
Publication statusPublished - May 1991


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  • Microbiology
  • veterinary(all)

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