Brucella

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Related to Brucella melitensis: Brucella canis, Brucella abortus, Brucella suis

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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A thorough Medline (PubMed) search revealed only one case with neck abscess caused by Brucella melitensis (10).
Crucial role of gamma interferon- producing CD4+ Th1 cells but dispensable function of CD8+ T cell, B cell, Th2, and Th17 responses in the control of Brucella melitensis infection in mice.
Ilk olgumuzun kan kulturunde Brucella melitensis uremesine ragmen ikinci olgumuzda kan kulturu mikroorganizma icin olumsuz bulunmustur.
Prevalencia de la Brucella melitensis en el valle de Chillon, provincia de Canta, departamento de Lima.
But producers need to be constantly on the lookout for infection of their animals by Brucella melitensis.
Antibodies against Brucella abortus and Brucella melitensis were negative.
Brucella Melitensis, a bacteria that can damage major organs.
Brucella abortus & Brucella melitensis antigen.
None of the seropositive samples were found positive for Brucella melitensis by real-time PCR.
Unusual presentation of neurobrucellosis: a solitary intracranial mass lesion mimicking a cerebral tumor: a case of encephalitis caused by Brucella melitensis.