2. SALMONELLA TYPHIMURIUM RECOVERED FROM VISCERAL ORGANS OF EMU by MUKESH K. KHYALIA1, VIKAS KHICHAR2, VIJAYATA3, SWATI RUHIL4 AND K.S. PRAJAPATI5

  • MUKESH K. KHYALIA, VIKAS KHICHAR VIJAYATA, SWATI RUHIL AND K.S. PRAJAPATI

Abstract

The present Investigation was conducted to study the prevalence of Salmonella spp. in various emu farms of Anand, Gujarat and deals with isolation, phenotypic characterization and evolution of antimicrobial efficacy against Salmonella typhimurium isolates recovered from various visceral organs of emu birds. A total of 50 samples were collected from dead emu birds to investigate Salmonella spp. and among them just three samples (6%) were recognized as Salmonella spp. by cultural and biochemical Properties and all were further confirmed as Salmonella typhimurium by serotyping. Total Seven antibiotics were tested for their efficacy against these isolates. All three isolates were found resistant to Penicillin. This is the first report on the isolation, identification and serotyping of Salmonella typhimurium from emu farms in Gujarat, India.
KEY WORDS: Emu, Salmonella typhimurium, Antibiogram.

Author Biography

MUKESH K. KHYALIA, VIKAS KHICHAR VIJAYATA, SWATI RUHIL AND K.S. PRAJAPATI

SALMONELLA TYPHIMURIUM RECOVERED FROM VISCERAL ORGANS OF EMU
MUKESH K. KHYALIA, VIKAS KHICHAR, VIJAYATA, SWATI RUHIL AND K.S. PRAJAPATI
1VETERINARY OFFICER, GOVERNMENT VETERINARY HOSPITAL, HARPALIA, BARMER, RAJASTHAN.
2*VETERINARY SURGEON, GOVERNMENT VETERINARY HOSPITAL, DHAB DHANI, BHIWANI, HARAYANA.
3PHD SCHOLAR, DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY PARASITOLOGY, COLLEGE OF VETERINARY AND ANIMAL SCIENCES, RAJUVAS, BIKANER (RAJASTHAN) INDIA.
4SCIENTIST, DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY GYNAECOLOGY, REFERRAL VETERINARY DIAGNOSTIC AND EXTENSION CENTRE (RVDEC), LUVAS, UCHANI, KARNAL (HARYANA) INDIA.
5PROFESSOR AND HEAD, DEPARTMENT OF VETERINARY PATHOLOGY, COLLEGE OF VETERINARY SCIENCE AND ANIMAL HUSBANDRY, ANAND AGRICULTURAL UNIVERSITY, ANAND, GUJARAT.
Corresponding author’s e-mail: drvkskhichar09@gmail.com

Published
2018-06-01
How to Cite
VIJAYATA, SWATI RUHIL AND K.S. PRAJAPATI, M. K. K. V. K. (2018). 2. SALMONELLA TYPHIMURIUM RECOVERED FROM VISCERAL ORGANS OF EMU by MUKESH K. KHYALIA1, VIKAS KHICHAR2, VIJAYATA3, SWATI RUHIL4 AND K.S. PRAJAPATI5. LIFE SCIENCES LEAFLETS, 100, 7 to 13. Retrieved from https://petsd.org/ojs/index.php/lifesciencesleaflets/article/view/1247