TITLE

Listeria monocytogenes

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1256
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "Listeria monocytogenes" is presented. It refers to the causative agent of listeriosis. The growth of Listeria monocytogenes is not inhibited by refrigeration. The species lives in soil or the intestines of animals and may contaminate food. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21234329

 

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