Rapid identification of Aeromonas species in stool samples with chromogenic media and matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry: an institutional experience


Akyar I. , Can S.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.43, no.3, pp.388-392, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1203-63
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.388-392

Abstract

Aim: To evaluate the routine use of chromogenic media together with matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization time of flight mass spectrometry (MALDI-TOF) in gastrointestinal infections caused by Aeromonas spp. as rapid, practical, cost-effective and reliable methods.