Glossary

What is Salmonella?

Salmonella

What is Salmonella?

Salmonella is a genus of rod-shaped (bacillus) Gram-negative bacteria of the family Enterobacteriaceae. The two species of Salmonella are Salmonella enterica and Salmonella bongori. Salmonella species are non-spore-forming, predominantly motile enterobacteria (see: Wikipedia).

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