Haemophilus felis Inzana et al.
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2. Using a single tube of #814 broth (5 to 6 ml), withdraw approximately 0.5 to 1.0 ml with a Pasteur or 1.0 ml pipette. Rehydrate the entire pellet.
3. Aseptically transfer this aliquot back into the broth tube. Mix well.
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Inzana TJ, et al. Isolation and characterization of a newly identified Haemophilus species from cats: "Haemophilus felis". J. Clin. Microbiol. 30: 2108-2112, 1992. PubMed: 1500518
Validation list no. 69. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 49: 341, 1999.