Volume 74, Issue 4
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645


Fleas collected in Algeria in the district of Oran between July and September 2003 were tested by polymerase chain reaction for the presence of spp. DNA using primers amplifying and genes. Two sequences identical to those of an emerging pathogen, were detected including i) California 2 in from rodents and ii) RF2125 in from hedgehogs.


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  • Received : 14 Oct 2004
  • Accepted : 21 Mar 2005

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