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Comparative genotypic and pathogenic examination of Campylobacter concisus isolates from diarrheic and non-diarrheic humans

Lisa D Kalischuk and G Douglas Inglis*

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Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, 5403-1st Avenue South, Lethbridge, AB T1J 4B1, Canada

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BMC Microbiology 2011, 11:53  doi:10.1186/1471-2180-11-53

Published: 15 March 2011

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Dendrogram of C. concisus AFLP profiles demonstrating reproducibility between duplicate independently-prepared samples. AFLP profiles were derived using the unweighted-pair group average linkage of Pearson-product-moment correlation coefficients from 22 Campylobacter concisus fecal isolates (designated CHRB) and the type strain (LMG7788). The bar indicates percentage similarity. *, isolates for which only a single profile was analyzed. Additional file 1 contains a figure.

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Transepithelial resistance (TER) and FITC-dextran permeability for confluent, polarized T84 monolayers inoculated with Campylobacter concisus isolatesa. Additional file 2 contains a table.

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PCR screening of genes coding for cytolethal distending toxin (CDT), zonula occludens toxin (Zot), and S-layer RTX for Campylobacter concisus isolates. Additional file 3 contains a table.

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