El Tor vibrio


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El Tor vibrio

[el ′tȯr ′vib·rē·ō]
(microbiology)
Any of the rod-shaped paracholera vibrios; many strains can be agglutinated with anticholera serum.
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Epidemics of severe cholera cause by El Tor Vibrio cholerae O1 Ogawa possessing the ctxB gene of the classical biotype in Orissa, India.
Rapid emergence of El Tor Vibrio cholerae resistant to antimicrobial agents during the first six months of fourth cholera epidemic in Tanzania.
Rapid emergence of El Tor Vibrio cholerae resistant to antimicrobial agents during first six months of fourth cholera epidemic in Tanzania.