Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12259/39173
Type of publication: Tezės kituose recenzuojamuose leidiniuose / Theses in other peer-reviewed publications (T1e)
Field of Science: Biologija / Biology (N010)
Author(s): Pūraitė, Irma;Paulauskas, Algimantas;Radzijevskaja, Jana;Rosef, Olav;Sruoga, Aniolas
Title: Detection of Bartonella DNA in wild cervids
Is part of: The vital nature sign [elektroninis išteklius] : 8th international scientific conference : abstract book. Kaunas : Vytautas Magnus university, 2014, [no. 8]
Extent: p. 61-61
Date: 2014
Keywords: Bartonella;Roe deer;Red deer;Moose
Abstract: Bartonella spp. are vector-transmitted, blood-borne, intracellular, gram-negative bacteria that can induce prolonged infection in the host. Persistent infections in domestic and wild animals result in a substantial reservoir of Bartonella organisms in nature that can serve as a source for inadvertent human infection (Breitschwerdt and Kordick, 2000). Blood and spleen samples of 61 animals from Lithuania were PCR-screened. Bartonella spp. was detected using primers complementary to the gltA and 16S rRNA genes. Bartonella infection rate in blood samples (61.1%) was higher than in spleen (48.1%). The results show that wild cervids (roe deer, red deer, moose) may be a reservoir for Bartonella schoenbuchensis and Bartonella capreoli
Internet: https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12259/39173
Affiliation(s): Biologijos katedra
Gamtos mokslų fakultetas
Vytauto Didžiojo universitetas
Appears in Collections:Universiteto mokslo publikacijos / University Research Publications

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