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Veterinary Medicine International
Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 3478746, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/3478746
Research Article

Identification of bapA in Strains of Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica Isolated from Wild Animals Kept in Captivity in Sinaloa, Mexico

1Pathology Laboratory, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Husbandry, Autonomous University of Sinaloa, Boulevard San Ángel s/n, Fraccionamiento San Benito, 80246 Culiacán, SIN, Mexico
2Enteric Bacteriology Laboratory, Institute of Epidemiological Diagnosis and Reference, Francisco de P. Miranda 177, Lomas de Plateros, Álvaro Obregón, 01480 Mexico City, DF, Mexico

Received 30 January 2016; Accepted 16 May 2016

Academic Editor: Remo Lobetti

Copyright © 2016 Gabriela Silva-Hidalgo et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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