genus Listeria

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a genus of aerobic motile bacteria of the family Corynebacteriaceae containing small Gram-positive rods

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Following inoculation and incubation, the pattern of colour changes and lysis allow members of the genus Listeria to be identified to species level.
BAX(R) for Genus Listeria is a quick and simple genetics-based screening test that joins the fast-growing array of bacteria detection kits and DNA analysis instruments, from the DuPont (NYSE: DD) subsidiary Qualicon, Inc.
Designed for extraordinary accuracy and a high level of sensitivity, the simple-to-use BAX(R) system for Genus Listeria provides 48-hour results that are equivalent to the current "gold standard" culture methods of detection that can take up to seven days.