Salmonella

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Salmonella

A genus of bacteria known to cause illness in humans and animals, especially after they have eaten infected food. Salmonella infections have been associated with chicken eggs, a fact that in the past has caused marketing and other business problems in the poultry industry in the United States. However, fatal poisonings are extremely rare.
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Lactobacillus salivarius CTC2197 prevents Salmonella enteriditis colonization in chickens.
El hidrolizado de caseina caprina no tuvo efecto inhibitorio sobre las enterobacterias (Enterobacter aerogenes y Escherichia coli) como tampoco sobre Pseudomona aeruginosa, Salmonella enteriditis y gallinarum.
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