Shigella boydii is a Gram-negative bacteria of the genus Shigella. Like other member of the genus, S. boydii is a non-motile, non-sporeforming, rod-shaped bacteria which can cause dysentery in humans through fecal-oral contamination.
Characterization of endemic Shigella boydii strains isolated in Iran by serotyping, antimicrobial resistance, plasmid profile, ribotyping and pulsed-field gel electrophoresis.(Short Report)
Aug 29, 2008; Authors: Reza Ranjbar ; Caterina Mammina (corresponding author) ; Mohammad R Pourshafie ; Mohammad M Soltan-Dallal...