Experimental Salmonellosis in Retrospect and Prospect: 1990

  • John Stephen
  • Gillian R. Douce
  • Iqbal I. Amin
Part of the Federation of European Microbiological Societies Symposium Series book series (FEMS, volume 58)


Research on Salmonella spp. continues unabated for a variety of different reasons. These organisms cause acute gastroenteritis and systemic typhoid disease in man, as well as other important infections in domestic animals. In addition, metabolically crippled Salmonellae are likely to be used increasingly as vectors for delivering extraneous immunogens. The steepling increase in Salmonella-induced gastroenteritis in developed countries has undoubtedly fuelled the current explosion of research in this area.


Rota Virus MDCK Cell Fluid Secretion Tissue Culture Cell Yersinia Enterocolitica 


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© Plenum Press, New York 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • John Stephen
    • 1
  • Gillian R. Douce
    • 1
  • Iqbal I. Amin
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Biological Sciences, Microbial Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology GroupUniversity of BirminghamBirminghamUK

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