Anaplasma

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Anaplasma

[‚an·ə′plaz·mə]
(microbiology)
A genus of the family Anaplasmataceae; organisms form inclusions in red blood cells of ruminants.
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Two Anaplasma phagocytophilum Strains in Ixodes scapularis Ticks, Canada
Trombicula autumnalis is also believed to be a possible carrier of Anaplasma phagocytophilum (formerly Ehrlichia phagocytophila), which causes human granulocytic anaplasmosis (12).
Ehrlichia equi fue reclasificada como una bacteria perteneciente a la familia Anaplasma taceae con el nombre de Anaplasma phagocytophilum [14].
Prevalence studies on large numbers of regionally collected ticks using polymerase chain reaction (PCR) molecular techniques to identify species-specific DNA have confirmed coinfections of Borrelia burgdorferi, the causative agent of Lyme disease, Anaplasma phagocytophilum, the causative agent of anaplasmosis, and Babesia microti, the causative agent of babesiosis.
2004), are potential vectors for Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Borrelia burgdorferi.
Serological survey of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato, Anaplasma phagocytophilum, and Ehrlichia canis infections in rural and urban dogs in Central Italy.
This study describes the development, validation, and standardization of real-time PCR and reverse transcription realtime PCR assays to detect Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Ehrlichia spp, Borrelia spp (B burgdorferi, B afzelii, and B garinii), Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus, Leishmania, sandfly fever Sicilian virus, dengue virus, Plasmodium spp, and chikungunya virus at the US Army Public Health Command Region-Europe.
There are many diseases that can be spread by ticks but those most evident in sheep in the United Kingdom are: | Tick-borne Fever (TBF) - caused by the rickettsia called Anaplasma phagocytophilum, which spreads into the blood from the bite of an infected tick.
Canine Anaplasma phagocytophilum IFA Kit, sufficient for 2000 determinations,
The order should be as follows: Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Ehrlichia chaffeensis, Ehrlichia ewingii, and Undetermined.
This bacterium, Anaplasma phagocytophilum (Ap), secretes a protein that binds with another protein produced by white blood cells, and that connection creates compartments that siphon host-cell nutrients to feed the bacteria, enabling their growth inside the white blood cells.