Brucella

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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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Hoffmann, "Pathology of the accessory sex glands of rams infected with Brucella ovis" Australian Veterinary Journal, vol.
Xavier et al., "Andrological, pathologic, morphometric, and ultrasonographic findings in rams experimentally infected with Brucella ovis" Small Ruminant Research, vol.
Seroprevalence of Brucella ovis, Brucella melitensis and Chlamydia psittaci in rams.
In 1953, Brucella ovis was identified as a cause of epididymitis in rams (NICOLLETI, 2002).
Outer-membrane protein- and rough lipopolysaccharide-specific monoclonal antibodies protect mice against Brucella ovis. J Med Microbiol 1995;43:344-7.