Rickettsia felis infection in cat fleas ctenocephalides felis felis

The present study evaluated the rickettsial infection in a laboratory colony of cat fleas, Ctenocephalides felis felis (Bouche) in Brazil. All flea samples (30 eggs, 30 larvae, 30 cocoons, 30 males, and 30 females) tested by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) were shown to contain rickettsial DNA. PCR...

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Published in:Brazilian journal of microbiology : [publication of the Brazilian Society for Microbiology, Vol. 41, No. 3 (2010), p. 813-8
Main Author: Horta, Mauricio C
Other Involved Persons: Scott, Fabio B ; Correia, Thaís R ; Fernandes, Julio I ; Richtzenhain, Leonardo J ; Labruna, Marcelo B
Format: electronic Article
Item Description:Date Completed 13.09.2013
Date Revised 13.11.2018
published: Print-Electronic
Citation Status PubMed-not-MEDLINE
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