Listeria Oxford Agar Principle, Composition, Preparation and Colonies Characteristics

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Listeria monocytogenes is responsible for an estimated 1,600 illnesses and 260 deaths in the United States (U.S.) annually and is ranks third in total number of deaths among food borne bacterial pathogens, with fatality rates exceeding even that of Clostridium botulinum and Salmonella. Listeria monocytogenes…