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- Aspholm, M., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Journal of applied microbiology 2015 v.118 no.4 pp. 809-816
- Arion; Listeria monocytogenes; excretion; feces; gardens; grass silage; listeriosis; meadows; mucus; multilocus sequence typing; ruminants; slugs; tissues; vegetable crops
- ... AIMS: Listeriosis is a frequent silage‐associated disease in ruminants. The slugs Arion vulgaris are invaders in gardens, vegetable crops and meadows for silage production. Field and laboratory studies were conducted to clarify whether slugs could host Listeria monocytogenes and thereby constitute a threat to animal feed safety. METHODS AND RESULTS: Selective culture of L. monocytogenes from 79 po ...
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