Table 1.

C. jejuni strains used in this study

Serotype (isolate no.) Source
LIO 36 (5226)aW. Bär, Hannover, Germany
LIO 36 (9907)J. Bockemühl, Hamburg, Germany
LIO 36 (567)J. Bockemühl, Hamburg, Germany
LIO 36 (68)J. Bockemühl, Hamburg, Germany
LIO 36 (2772)J. P. Butzler, Brussels, Belgium
LIO 4 (5231)W. Bär, Hannover, Germany
LIO 7 (5232)W. Bär, Hannover, Germany
  • a Purified hook protein from this strain was used for immunization of mice in order to raise MAbs. Genomic DNA from this strain was employed to establish a C. jejuniexpression library in E. coli.