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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A real-time combined polymerase chain reaction assay for the rapid detection and differentiation of Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Ehrlichia chaffeensis, and Ehrlichia ewingii.
Once the detection techniques for Lyme disease were perfected, PHCR-W expanded its capabilities to test ticks and rodent tissue for other TBDs to include Ehrlichia chaffeensis, Anaplasma phagocytophilum, and Spotted Fever group Rickettsias.
Anaplasma phagocytophilum IFA equine Kit, sufficient for 2000 determinations,
In other words, we identified both a key and door that together promote Anaplasma phagocytophilum infection," Jason A.
ewingii, Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Francisella tularensis, and Rickettsia species.
equi and is now referred to as Anaplasma phagocytophilum (which will be used throughout the rest of the discussion).
scapularis collected in Indiana and examined during a recent study were found to harbor Babesia microti (the agent of human babesiosis) and, as far as is known, no human cases of babesiosis have been reported in Indiana, 5% of the ticks collected in Pulaski county were positive for Anaplasma phagocytophilum (the agent of human anaplasmosis) (Steiner et al.
Pathogen testing in patient with undifferentiated severe sepsis, Minnesota, USA, 2014 * Serum sample Pathogen tested Acute phase HIV-1/-2 Ag/Ab screen negative Leptospira IgM/IgG negative Cryptococcus Antigen screen negative Anaplasma phagocytophilum IgG <1:64, PCR negative Ehrlichia chaffeensis IgG <1:64, PCR negative Ehrlichia ewingii/canis PCR negative Ehrlichia muris-like PCR negative Borrelia burgdorferi Ab screen negative Babesia microti IgG <1:64, PCR negative Babesia duncani PCR negative Babesia divergens strain MO-1 PCR negative West Nile virus IgM/IgG and PCR negative Eastern equine encephalitis virus IgM/IgG <1:10 Western equine encephalitis virus IgM/IgG <1:10 St.
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.
1992) and Anaplasma phagocytophilum, the rickettsial agent of granulocytic anaplasmosis in humans, horses, and dogs (Madigan, 1993; Dumler et al.
The five articles here cover certain aspects of Lyme disease currently under study, including the effects of co-infection with Borrelia Burgdorferi and Anaplasma Phagocytophilum in vector ticks and vertebrate hosts, some epidemiological and epizootological aspects of Lyme Borreliosis in Slovakia with emphasis on serological diagnostics, epidemiology and diagnostics of Lyme Borreliosis in dogs, and a health promotion approach to planning the prevention of Lyme disease.
An infection with Anaplasma phagocytophilum is known as human granulocytic ehrlichiosis or anaplasmosis (HGE).