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Isolation of Bartonella sp. from sheep blood
Emerging Infectious Diseases (2007)
  • David A Bemis, University of Tennessee - Knoxville
  • Stephen A Kania, University of Tennessee - Knoxville
A Bartonella sp. was isolated from sheep blood. Bacterial identification was conducted by using electron microscopy and DNA sequencing of the 16S rRNA, citrate synthase, riboflavin synthase, and RNAase P genes. To our knowledge, this is the first report of ovine Bartonella infection.
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David A Bemis and Stephen A Kania. "Isolation of Bartonella sp. from sheep blood" Emerging Infectious Diseases Vol. 13 Iss. 10 (2007)
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