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Brucella

[brü′sel·ə]
(microbiology)
A genus of gram-negative, aerobic bacteria of uncertain affiliation; single, nonmotile coccobacilli or short rods, all of which are parasites and pathogens of mammals.
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Pascual, "Nasal vaccination stimulates [cd8.sup.+] T cells for potent protection against mucosal brucella melitensis challenge," Immunology and Cell Biology, vol.
Bu, "Deep-sequencing analysis of the mouse transcriptome response to infection with brucella melitensis strains of differing virulence," PLoS ONE, vol.
In vitro activities of new quinolones against Brucella melitensis isolated in a tertiary-care hospital in Turkey.
Prosthetic hip infection due to Brucella melitensis: case report and literature review.
Altarazi, "Isolation of Brucella melitensis from aborting ruminants in Jordan," Journal of Comparative Pathology, vol.
(2005) reported that Brucella melitensis in blood cultures of two newborns after exchange transfusion, however, the antibody titer against Brucella were not elevated and the newborns did not showed brucellosis.
Brucella melitensis in France: persistance in wild life and probable spillover from alpine ibex to domestic animals.