1887

Abstract

Using Becht 18 as a standard reference, we obtained deoxyribonucleic acid base sequence homologies ranging from 79 to 100% for 11 additional isolates of the species representing 9 serotypes. These organisms, many of which exhibited dissimilar biochemical reactions, therefore belong to one and the same species. However, the degree of relatedness between and the established members of the genus ( and ) was low (18 to 24%), approaching that obtained for some of 10 selected isolates of 7 other genera of (2 to 16%). These findings suggest that the proposal to include within the genus requires further evaluation.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journal/ijsem/10.1099/00207713-25-4-336
1975-10-01
2019-12-09
Loading full text...

Full text loading...

http://instance.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journal/ijsem/10.1099/00207713-25-4-336
Loading

Most Cited This Month

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error