Effect of continuous sub-culturing on infectivity of Clostridium perfringens ATCC13124 in mouse gas gangrene model.
Folia Microbiol (Praha) 2017 Feb 17. Epub 2017 Feb 17.
Biotechnology Division, Defence Research and Development Establishment, Gwalior, 474002, India.
Clostridium perfringens is a Validated Biological Agent and a pathogen of medical, veterinary, and military significance. Gas gangrene is the most destructive of all the clostridial diseases and is caused by C. perfringens type A strains wherein the infection spreads quickly (several inches per hour) with production of gas. Read More