Animal Models of Bacterial Infections

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Bacterial  Infection Models
Family/Class Genus Species Strain Route of Infection Animal Model
Models currently available
Francisellaceae Francisella novicida U112 Inhaled, IN, IP, PO Mus musculus (BSL-2)
Francisellaceae Francisella novicida U112 Injection Galleria mellonella (BSL-2)
Francisellaceae Francisella novicida LVS Injection Galleria mellonella (BSL-2)
Francisellaceae Francisella aeruginosa Injection Galleria mellonella (BSL-2)
Models under development
Francisellaceae Francisella tularensis LVS Inhaled, IN, IP, PO Mus musculus (BSL-2)
Francisellaceae Francisella tularensis Schu S4 Inhaled, IN, IP, PO Mus musculus (BSL-3)
Gammaproteobacteria Yersinia pestis EV76 IV,IP BALB/c (BSL-2)
Gammaproteobacteria Yersinia pestis CO92 IP, SC, IN BALB/c or C57B6 (BSL-3)
Burkholderiaceae Burkholderia B.pseudomallei 1026b IN, aerosol BALB/C (BSL-3)