Gram-Negative Anaerobes

David J Hampson, T G Nagaraja, R. M. Kennan, Julian I. Rood

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6 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPathogenesis of Bacterial Infections in Animals: Fourth Edition
Number of pages14
ISBN (Print)9780813812373
Publication statusPublished - 12 May 2010


  • Black-pigmented anaerobes - producing variety of virulence factors
  • Footrot - seasonal disease occurring in warm moist conditions
  • Fusobacterium necrophorum - major animal pathogen
  • Gram-negative anaerobes
  • Interdigital necrobacillosis - acute or subacute necrotizing infection of skin
  • Leukotoxin - secreted toxic protein

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