• nov. and recognition of Afipia felis genospecies A". International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Immunoelectrophoretic characterization and cross-reactivity of Rochalimaea henselae, Rochalimaea quintana and Afipia felis. (nih.gov)
  • The soluble antigens of Rochalimaea henselae, Rochalimaea quintana and Afipia felis were characterized by crossed immunoelectrophoresis using bacterial sonicates as antigens against pooled hyperimmune rabbit sera. (nih.gov)
  • Isolation of new fastidious alpha Proteobacteria and Afipia felis from hospital water supplies by direct plating and amoebal co-culture procedures. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • In the case of cat-scratch disease, the exact cause - a bacterium called Afipia felis - was not discovered until 1983, although the disease had been recognized for nearly 100 years. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Afipia felis in hospital water supply in association with free-living amoebae. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • These findings should be interpreted cautiously as water contamination probably led to the initial false attribution of Afipia felis as the causative organism of cat-scratch disease (55). (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Isolation of new fastidious Proteobacteda and Afipia felis from hospital water supplies by direct plating and amoebal coculture procedures. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • By 1992 the name Afipia felis was proclaimed to be the agent causing CSD ( Afipia is an acronym for the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology and felis refers to the vector of this infection). (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Etiology of cat scratch disease: comparison of polymerase chain reaction detection of Bartonella (formerly Rochalimaea) and Afipia felis DNA with serology and skin tests. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • In the late 1980s, before B. henselae was confirmed as the etiological agent of cat scratch disease, Afipia felis had been proposed as the causative agent. (elsevier.com)
  • Cat scratch disease: the rare role of Afipia felis. (nih.gov)
  • A smaller number of cases may be caused by Afipia felis bacteria. (gopetsamerica.com)
  • 2005). Isolation and properties of methanesulfonate-degrading Afipia felis from Antarctica and comparison with other strains of A. felis . (up.pt)
  • The organism was characterized as oxidase negative and X-factor dependent and had a characteristic pattern in analysis of whole-cell fatty acids differing from Afipia felis , a bacterium that has been associated with cat scratch disease. (annals.org)
  • Afipia birgiae is a species in the Afipia bacterial genus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bartonella and Afipia species emphasizing Bartonella henselae. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, use of amoebal coculture procedures (10) allows recovery of some fastidious gram-negative bacteria, such as the Legionella-like amoebal pathogens (11,12), Candidatus Odyssella thessalonicensis (13), Sacrob ium lyticum (14), several Afipia species (15), and Chlamydia-like endosymbionts (16,17). (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Publications] Maruyama, S. and Katsube, Y.: 'Contributions of Microbiology, vol.1 Bartonella and Afipia species with special regard to Bartonella henselae. (nii.ac.jp)
  • Genomic studies revealed that the microbes isolated from the 2 blood cultures were a novel Afipia species, tentatively named Afipia septicemium. (jove.com)
  • This study reports on the isolation of novel Afipia and Bradyrhizobium species. (jove.com)
  • La Scola B, Bryskier A, Raoult D. Comparison of the in vitro efficacy of telithromycin (HMR 3647) and levofloxacin with 22 antibiotic compounds against Bosea and Afipia species. (centerwatch.com)
  • Pickering BS, Tyler S, Smith G, Burton L, Li M, Dallaire A, Weingartl H (2015) Identification of a novel Afipia species isolated from an Indian flying fox. (umanitoba.ca)
  • 4 × Streptococcus infantis , 3 × Propionibacterium acnes , 3 × Bosea vestrisii , 2 × Afipia genosp , 2 × Blastococcus spp. (biomedcentral.com)
  • 25 × Aquabacterium commune , 4 × Afipia genosp , 4 × swine manure bacterium, 2 × Escherichia spp. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Isolation of Novel Afipia septicemium and Identification of Previously Unknown Bacteria Bradyrhizobium sp. (wikipedia.org)
  • Afipia is a genus of bacteria from the family of Bradyrhizobiaceae. (wikipedia.org)
  • Afipia birgiae is a fastidious bacteria isolated from a hospital water supply in co-culture with amoebae. (wikipedia.org)
  • O. anthropi es una bacteria emergente en infecciones intrahospitalarias con notable resistencia antimicrobiana, y es un patógeno inusual en humanos.A case report of bacteraemia by Ochrobactrum anthropi probably associated with bacterial hepatitis, in a inmuno competent patient, who was admitted to the hospital with the diagnostic impression of cholangitis and biliary obstruction. (worldwidescience.org)
  • nov. and Afipia massiliensis sp. (wikipedia.org)
  • Based on BLASTN alignment ( 10 ), its full-length 16S rRNA sequence is 100% identical to that of Afipia massiliensis CCUG 45153 T (NCBI RefSeq accession number NR_025646 ). (asm.org)
  • 12. Drancourt M, Brouqui P, Raoult D. 1997 Afipia clevelandensis antibodies and cross-reactivity with Brucella sp and Yersinia enterocolitica O:9. (unknownpoles.com)
  • Conversely, in the absence of serologic evidence, the role of a cultured organism should be interpreted cautiously, as shown by the example of Afipia fells, which was first thought to be the cause of cat-scratch disease, but was finally identified as a water contaminant (12,43). (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Afipia is an organism similar to Bartonella but not the same. (betterhealthguy.com)
  • 6 × Aquabacterium commune , 6 × γ proteobacterium, 3 × Afipia genosp , 2 × Propionibacterium acnes , 2 × Ralstonia spp. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary , Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Afipia. (merriam-webster.com)
  • Genome: Afipia sp. (univie.ac.at)
  • Draft genome sequence of "Candidatus Afipia apatlaquensis" sp. (unam.mx)