*  Ehrlichia - Wikipedia
Ehrlichia is a genus of rickettsiales bacteria that is transmitted to vertebrates by ticks. These bacteria cause the ... ISBN 0-387-24145-0. Thomas S, Popov VL, Walker DH (2010) Exit Mechanisms of the Intracellular Bacterium Ehrlichia. PLoS ONE 5( ... The genus Ehrlichia is named after a German microbiologist Paul Ehrlich.The first ehrlichial disease was first recognized in ... The species is known as Ehrlichia Wisconsin HM543746. Ehrlichia have evolved greatly since they first emerged. The evolution in ...
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The tick-borne diseases are the ehrlichioses, caused by bacteria in the genus Ehrlichia, named for the German microbiologist ... A case of ehrlichiosis caused by another bacterium was identified in 1999 by Gregory A. Storch, MD, the Ruth L. Siteman ... The assay also looked for Ehrlichia chaffeensis and Ehrlichia ewingii, among other pathogens. Both bacteria were once thought ... Thach's lab is currently investigating Ehrlichia bacteria in squirrels and local Ehrlichia hotspots, locations where the ...
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*  Tick-borne Infections - body, causes, What Are Tick-borne Infections?
Several types of bacteria in the genus Ehrlichia (air-LIH-kee-uh) cause ehrlichiosis. In the United States, the Lone Star tick ... The bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi (buh-REEL-e-uh burg-DOR-feree), transmitted through deer ticks, causes Lyme disease. In most ... Ticks can spread bacteria or parasites through their bites. A tick becomes infected when it bites an animal, and then the tick ... Caused by the Rickettsia rickettsii (rih-KET-see-uh rih-KET-see-eye) bacterium, the disease spreads to humans through bites ...
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*  NatCapLyme | Tick-Borne Diseases
Members of the Ehrlichia genus are Gram-negative, rod shaped bacteria that live inside white blood cells. The lone star tick is ... 364D Rickettsiosis is a species of Rickettsia bacteria. This bacterium is found in the Dermancentor occidentalis tick, which is ... Members of the Bartonella genus are Gram-negative rod shaped bacteria that live exclusively inside cells. Bartonella is ... Ehrlichia chaffeensis and Ehrlichia ewingii are the two most commonly implicated species in human disease. Symptoms of the ...
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*  Ehrlichiosis - Wikipedia
On August 3, 2011, infection by a yet-unnamed bacterium in the genus Ehrlichia carried by deer ticks that has caused flu-like ... Ehrlichiosis is a tickborne bacterial infection, caused by bacteria of the family Anaplasmataceae, genera Ehrlichia and ... "Exit Mechanisms of the Intracellular Bacterium Ehrlichia". PLoS ONE. 5 (12): e15775. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0015775. PMC ... a summary of national surveillance of Ehrlichia chaffeensis and Ehrlichia ewingii infections in the United States, 2008-2012. ...
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Ehrlichoiosis - tickborne bacterial infection, caused by bacteria of the family Anaplasmataceae, genera Ehrlichia and Anaplasma ... of the past hundred years is the fact that it has been known since 1911 that Multiple Sclerosis is caused by a bacterium, and ... The same little bacteria - the spirochete - may be mentioned in the following list of conditions/diseases have been found in ... It kills bacteria! We took it for 2 years to kill all the spirochetes of Lyme disease. It has no bad side effects! ...
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*  Ehrlichia ewingii - Wikipedia
It is also closely related to Wolbachia, Anaplasma, and Neorickettsia bacteria, with Rickettsia as a more distant genus. ... This bacterium then infects granulocytes in canines and humans. Currently, Ehrlichia ewingii cannot be cultivated in a number ... al detected a new Ehrlichia strain, which was thought of as another Ehrlichia canis strain. Ehrlichia canis is usually found in ... Ehrlichia ewingii. Classification of different members of the Ehrlichia genus has been disputed, however, it is generally ...
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*  Comparative genomics reveals multiple pathways to mutualism for tick-borne pathogens | BMC Genomics | Full Text
We found that no genes or metabolic pathways were present in all tick-borne bacteria. However, we found some genes and pathways ... Ehrlichia, Francisella, Coxiella, and Bartonella, including species from three different host vectors - ticks, lice, and fleas ... were present in subsets of tick-transmitted organisms while absent from bacteria transmitted by lice or fleas. Our analysis ... we conducted a comparative genomics analysis on a set of bacterial pathogens from seven genera - Borrelia, Rickettsia, ...
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*  Ehrlichiosis in Brazil
Ehrlichia are Gram-negative, pleomorphic, obligate intracellular bacteria that infect a wide range of mammals. The genus ... A single case of ehrlichiosis caused by an Ehrlichia ruminantium like bacterium, called the Panola Mountain Ehrlichia, has been ... unification of some species of Ehrlichia with Anaplasma, Cowdria with Ehrlichia and Ehrlichia with Neorickettsia, descriptions ... 2. Prevalence of Ehrlichia canis infection in dogs Ehrlichia canis was first reported in Brazil in 1973 (COSTA et al., 1973). ...
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*  Ehrlichia ruminantium - Wikipedia
It is caused by Ehrlichia ruminantium (formerly Cowdria ruminantium) - an intracellular gram-negative coccal bacterium (also ... www.ebi.ac.uk/2can/genomes/bacteria/Ehrlichia_ruminantium.html "Heartwater". Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. U.S. ... 2001). "Reorganization of genera in the families Rickettsiaceae and Anaplasmataceae in the order Rickettsiales: unification of ... some species of Ehrlichia with Anaplasma, Cowdria with Ehrlichia and Ehrlichia with Neorickettsia, descriptions of six new ...
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Anaplasmataceae: a family of closely related bacteria, including Anaplasma and Ehrlichia species. The genera Neorickettsia and ... form around each bacterium. A resident bacterium prevents the vacuole from merging with lysosomes. In doing so, the bacterium ... or Ehrlichia spp. infected tick bites a subject, the bacteria is transferred from the tick salivary glands into the tissues of ... Ehrlichia chaffeensis, Ehrlichia canis, and Ehrlichia ruminatium, wherein said subject is suspected of having a zoonotic ...
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*  Accelerated microevolution in an outer membrane protein (OMP) of the intracellular bacteria Wolbachia | BMC Evolutionary...
Overall distribution of WSP across hosts supports a non-random association of WSP with the host genus, although extensive ... One such OMP is found in the intracellular bacteria Wolbachia, which are widespread symbionts of arthropods and filarial ... relatively little is known about the role of these proteins in bacteria that primarily infect invertebrates. ... of Gram-negative bacteria are key players in the biology of bacterial-host interactions. However, while considerable attention ...
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... and both indicate the genus Wolbachia shared a common ancestor most recently with Ehrlichia. These two genera are a sister ... Wolbachia manipulation of host reproduction could thus be viewed as strategy employed by this bacterium to foster its own ... Wolbachia: evolutionary novelty in a rickettsial bacteria.Anderson CL, Karr TL. Department of Organismal Biology and Anatomy, ... RESULTS: Phylogenies of the Rickettsia, Ehrlichia, and Wolbachia were independently inferred from 16S rDNA sequences and GroEL ...
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*  Rickettsiales - Wikipedia
Another genus of well-known Rickettsiales are the Wolbachia, which infect approximately two-thirds of all arthropods and nearly ... Some are notable pathogens, including Rickettsia, which causes a variety of diseases in humans, and Ehrlichia, which causes ... Examples include Candidatus Arcanobacter lacustris and Rickettsiales bacterium Ac37b. The phylogenetic relationship between ... mitochondria themselves are not bacteria, but organelles). Rickettsiales genomes are undergoing reductive evolution and are ...
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... bacterium.htm Photo by R. Heinzen.]]] ''Coxiella burnetii'', the most famous species of this genus, causes human Q fever (short ... It can also lead to a mild form of pneumonia if the bacteria was contracted through inhalation. Tetracyclines are the preferred ... "Bacteriology - Chapter Twenty-One: ''Rickettsia, Ehrlichia, Coxiella, and Bartonella''." ''Microbiology and Immunology On-line ... There are two cell types of this genus: large cell variants (LCVs) and small cell variants (SCVs). SCVs are rod-shaped and ...
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*  Ehrlichia canis - Wikipedia
Ehrlichia canis is an obligate, intracellular bacterium that acts as the causative agent of Ehrlichiosis, a disease most ... Because the vector of E. canis uses canine species as a primary host, this bacteria is most commonly associated with dogs but ... Minute in size, E. canis is smaller than the other species in the genus Ehrlichiasis. The cell walls of this organism lack ... "The Genome of the Obligately Intracellular Bacterium Ehrlichia canis Reveals Themes of Complex Membrane Structure and Immune ...
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*  Recent insights into the tick microbiome gained through next-generation sequencing | Parasites & Vectors | Full Text
... and some of the medically important genera that were detected included Coxiella, Ehrlichia and Rickettsia [40]. ... Endosymbiotic bacteria. Endosymbiotic bacteria that reside in hard ticks (ixodids) include species of Coxiella, Francisella, ... A symbiont of the tick Ixodes ricinus invades and consumes mitochondria in a mode similar to that of the parasitic bacterium ... Environmental and skin-associated bacteria. It remains uncertain whether ubiquitous bacteria associated with soil, plants and ...
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*  Wolbachia - Wikipedia
Wolbachia is a genus of Gram-negative bacteria which infects arthropod species, including a high proportion of insects, but ... unification of some species of Ehrlichia with Anaplasma, Cowdria with Ehrlichia and Ehrlichia with Neorickettsia, descriptions ... Muscidifurax uniraptor, a parasitoid wasp, also benefits from hosting a Wolbachia bacterium. In the parasitic filarial nematode ... One study concluded that more than 16% of neotropical insect species carry bacteria of this genus, and as many as 25 to 70% of ...
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*  Anaplasma phagocytophilum - Wikipedia
Anaplasma phagocytophilum (formerly Ehrlichia phagocytophilum) is a gram-negative bacterium that is unusual in its tropism to ... A. phagocytophilum then divides until cell lysis or when the bacteria leave to infect other cells. This bacterium has the ... 2001). "Reorganization of genera in the families Rickettsiaceae and Anaplasmataceae in the order Rickettsiales: unification of ... some species of Ehrlichia with Anaplasma, Cowdria with Ehrlichia and Ehrlichia with Neorickettsia, descriptions of six new ...
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*  Pathogenic bacteria - Wikipedia
Bacteria in food are killed by cooking to temperatures above 73 °C (163 °F). Many genera contain pathogenic bacteria species. ... One of the bacterial diseases with the highest disease burden is tuberculosis, caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium ... Obligate intracellular parasites (e.g. Chlamydophila, Ehrlichia, Rickettsia) have the ability to only grow and replicate inside ... Pathogenic bacteria are bacteria that can cause disease. This article deals with human pathogenic bacteria. Although most ...
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*  Human granulocytic anaplasmosis - Wikipedia
As Ehrlichia serologies can be negative in the acute period, PCR is very useful for diagnosis. Currently, there is no vaccine ... The bacteria infect white blood cells called neutrophils, causing changes in gene expression that prolong the life of these ... Although the infectious agent is known to be from the Anaplasma genus, the term "human granulocytic ehrlichiosis" (HGE) is ... an obligate intracellular bacterium that is typically transmitted to humans by ticks of the Ixodes ricinus species complex, ...
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*  Ticks of domestic animals - Wikipedia
Anaplasma phagocytophilum (formerly Ehrlichia phagocytophila) is a bacterium of deer that spreads to sheep where it causes tick ... These genera are known as hard ticks because their outer surfaces have hard plates. Within these 10 genera are, very ... Borrelia bacteria are well described elsewhere in association with Ixodes ticks for causing Lyme disease in humans, but this ... Also, the important boophilid ticks, formerly of the genus Boophilus, are now classified as a subgenus within the genus ...
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*  Tick-borne disease - Wikipedia
Transmission of the bacterium that causes Lyme disease is well understood to require a substantial feeding period. For an ... Tick-borne illnesses are caused by infection with a variety of pathogens, including rickettsia and other types of bacteria, ... Ehrlichiosis anaplasmosis (formerly human granulocytic ehrlichiosis or HGE) Organism: Ehrlichia chaffeensis, E. equi (renamed ... Genera of Medical and Veterinary Importance Wikibooks. ... Typhus Several diseases caused by Rickettsia bacteria (below) ...
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*  Evolution - Wikipedia
The engulfed bacteria and the host cell then underwent coevolution, with the bacteria evolving into either mitochondria or ... In parasitic organisms, mutation bias leads to selection pressures as seen in Ehrlichia. Mutations are biased towards antigenic ... Bomblies, Kirsten; Weigel, Detlef (December 2007). "Arabidopsis-a model genus for speciation". Current Opinion in Genetics & ... and the soil bacterium Sphingobium evolving an entirely new metabolic pathway that degrades the synthetic pesticide ...
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*  Annual summary of infectious diseases :: Documents.OK.Gov
Caused by the bacterium Chlamydia trachomatis, it is the most prevalent STD in Oklahoma accounting for 76% of reported STDs in ... I) E. coli O157, O157:H7, or a Shiga toxin producing E. coli (STEC infections). (J) Ehrlichiosis (Ehrlichia or Anaplasma spp ... is used to broaden the anteceding term in order to include all organisms that may be found or described within a given genus. " ... Special attention should also be given to hot tubs and whirlpool baths to keep them free of Legionella bacteria. Visit http:// ...
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