Kostas Polyzonis wrote:
> In a lab I worked at for a while they were plating SS agar and used suspect
> colonies to inoculate 2 test tubes: A Kligler slant and a test tube
> containing the reagents for both urease and indole test. Thus one was
> lactose, glucose , hydrogen sulphide, urea and indole results by next day.
> More biochemical tests(API strips or Vitek) and slide agglutination was then
> performed on presumptive Salmonellae
Right, and all this works for Shigella and Yersinia as well.