Rickettsia felis in the Americas

M. A.M. Galvão, J. E. Zavala-Velazquez, J. E. Zavala-Castro, C. L. Mafra, S. B. Calic, D. H. Walker

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Abstract

The authors describe their work in the Americas in Rickettsia felis cases in humans and the presence of Rickettsia felis in vectors.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCentury of Rickettsiology; Emerging, Reemerging Rickettsioses, Molecular Diagnostics. amd Emerging Veterinary Rickettsioses
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Inc.
Pages156-158
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)1573316393, 9781573316392
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 2006

Publication series

NameAnnals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Volume1078
ISSN (Print)0077-8923
ISSN (Electronic)1749-6632

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Keywords

  • Rickettsia felis
  • Rickettsioses

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • History and Philosophy of Science

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Galvão, M. A. M., Zavala-Velazquez, J. E., Zavala-Castro, J. E., Mafra, C. L., Calic, S. B., & Walker, D. H. (2006). Rickettsia felis in the Americas. In Century of Rickettsiology; Emerging, Reemerging Rickettsioses, Molecular Diagnostics. amd Emerging Veterinary Rickettsioses (pp. 156-158). (Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences; Vol. 1078). Blackwell Publishing Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1196/annals.1374.027