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Type: Artigo de evento
Title: Detection Of Rickettsia Rickettsii And Rickettsia Sp. In Blood Clots In 24 Patients From Different Municipalities Of The State Of São Paulo, Brazil
Author: Gehrke F.S.
Do Nascimento E.M.M.
De Souza E.R.
Colombo S.
Da Silva L.J.
Schumaker T.T.S.
Abstract: The authors detected Rickettsia genus organisms using shell vial and polymerase chain reaction (PCR)/sequencing analysis in blood clots in patients suspected of having Brazilian spotted fever (BSF). DNA was detected using PCR with three sets of primers to access the gltA, ompA, and ompB genes. Sequence analysis was carried out using an automatic sequencer with Bioedit® software. Seventy-five percent of the culture samples were positive and all samples amplified rickettsial gene fragments. To date, 46% of the samples have been sequenced. © 2006 New York Academy of Sciences.
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Identifier DOI: 10.1196/annals.1374.047
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Date Issue: 2006
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