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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Reservoir Competence of Vertebrate Hosts for Anaplasma phagocytophilum
Trombicula autumnalis is also believed to be a possible carrier of Anaplasma phagocytophilum (formerly Ehrlichia phagocytophila), which causes human granulocytic anaplasmosis (12).
However, Anaplasma appeared to be most common complaint in buffalo, followed by cow, goat and sheep.
33) The single adult I scapularis (black-legged tick) was tested for Borrelia and Anaplasma with a real-time multiplex (34) using the Light-Cycler TaqMan Master Kit (Roche) in a 20 [micro]L reaction with 5 [micro]L of sample.
A msp1alpha polymerase chain reaction assay for specific detection and differentiation of Anaplasma marginale isolates.
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.
Anaplasmosis, the tick-borne disease is caused by an obligate intraerythrocytic ricketssial microorganism, Anaplasma marginale (A.
Molecular evidence of Anaplasma platys infection in two women from Venezuela.
Of particular concern is the deer tick (Ixodes scapularis), which is host to at least five potentially dangerous pathogens including Borrelia burgdorferi, Babesia microti, Anaplasma phagocytophilium, Borrelia miyamotoi, and Deer Tick Virus.
Natural Treatments for Lyme Coinfections: Anaplasma, Babesia, and Ehrlichia" by Stephen Harrod Buhner (Senior Researcher for the Foundation for Gaian Studies) is a 448 page guide to the natural treatment of three coinfections of Lyme disease and includes reviews the latest scientific research on Babesia, Ehrlichia, and Anaplasma; reveals how these three conditions often go undiagnosed, complicate the treatment of Lyme disease, and cause symptoms from headache to seizures; and outlines effective natural treatments with herbs and supplements for specific symptoms and to combat overreactions of the immune system and the inflammation response.
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 9, 2015-Abaxis passes USDA's clearance for its vector borne VetScan Anaplasma rapid test for dogs