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Volume 74, Issue 1
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645

Abstract

was identified by polymerase chain reaction amplification and DNA sequencing analysis in fleas parasitizing rats in Cyprus. Murine typhus caused by was believed to be the only flea-transmitted rickettsiosis on the island. This is the first report of this pathogen in southeastern Europe.

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  • Received : 16 Feb 2005
  • Accepted : 21 Jul 2005

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