International Programme on Chemical Safety Poisons Information Monograph 858 Bacteria _____Clostridium Botulinum 4 11.
Louisiana Office of Public Health - Infectious Disease Epidemiology Section Page 1 of 5 Clostridium Revised 12/21/2006 BACKGROUND: It is not uncommon to receive disease reports involving organisms from the genus Clostridium .
ODH-IDCM CD-1 / Section 3 revised 06/07 Clostridium difficile REPORTING INFORMATION • Director's Journal Entry on December 28, 2005. • January 1 through December 31, 2006, aggregate numbers of confirmed cases of Clostridium difficile ( C. difficile) were reported by hospitals and long term ...
Could Clostridium perfringens be used by terrorists? It is possible, but not probable. Clostridium perfringens is on the CDC's list of agents considered moderate threats.
PI 7385, Rev 3, February 2011 CLOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE AGAR (7385) Intended Use Clostridium Difficile Agar is used with blood, Cycloserine, and Cefoxitin for the isolation of Clostridium difficile .
VOL. 44, 1994 PHYLOGENY OF THE GENUS CLOSTMDIUM 813 TABLE 1. Clostridium strains examined and their 16s rRNA accession numbers Species Straina EMBL accession no.
salicin fermentation are also important in the differentiation of other Clostridium species (McIntosh, 1917; Robertson, 1918); C. septicum ferments salicin and not sucrose whereas
Clostridium botulinum Food Safety Information United States Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service USDA Meat & Poultry Hotline 1-888-MPHotline (888-674-6854) The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is the public health agency in the U.S. Department of Agriculture ...
UNDERSTANDING Clostridium difficile UNDERSTANDING Clostridium difficile 1. What is Clostridium difficile (C. difficile) ? C. difficile is a bacterium that is found in the intestines.
Shea Position Paper C LOSTRIDIUM DIFFICILE- A SSOCIATED D IARRHEA AND C OLITIS Dale N. Gerding, MD; Stuart Johnson, MD; Lance R. Peterson, MD; Maury E. Mulligan, MD; Joseph Silva, Jr., MD ABSTRACT OBJECTIVES: To review and summarize the status of diagnosis, epidemiology, infection control, and ...