genus Rickettsia


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can cause typhus and Rocky Mountain spotted fever in humans

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Tick-borne rickettsioses are infections caused by obligate intracellular gram-negative bacteria of the spotted fever group (SFG) in the genus Rickettsia and the order Rickettsiales.
In those studies, the glossiphoniid leech species harbored bacteria of the genus Rickettsia, as assessed by electron microscopy and PCR analysis.
tsutsugamushi and the genus Rickettsia by using primers that targeted a portion of the groEL gene because of its higher power of differentiation between closely related taxa.
CosMCPrep was used as the exclusive template purification method for Agencourt's work with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the University of Maryland School of Medicine in sequencing the genome of the bacterium Rickettsia sibirica, one of the 16 species in the genus Rickettsia known to cause human disease in regions around the world.
Rickettsia sibirica is one of 16 species in the genus Rickettsia that are known to cause human disease in regions around the world.
To the Editor: Rickettsia raoultii is an obligate intracellular gramnegative bacterium belonging to the spotted fever group (SFG) of the genus Rickettsia.
Bacterial diversity in Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) with a focus on members of the genus Rickettsia.
Spotted fever group (SFG) rickettsioses are caused by obligate intracellular gram-negative bacteria of the genus Rickettsia and are transmitted by hematophagous arthropods, mainly ticks.
Diversity of genus Rickettsia detected from ticks in Japan.
All 70 tick samples that tested positive for the genus Rickettsia were subjected to amplification with primers specific for the ompA gene.
To the Editor: Members of the genus Rickettsia have garnered much attention worldwide in recent years with the emergence of newly recognized rickettsioses.