Anaplasma phagocytophilum infection of red foxes (Vulpes vulpes).

Grzegorz Karbowiak 1, Bronislava Vichova 2, Viktoria Majlathova 2, Joanna Hapunik 2, Branislav Petko 2
1 - W. Stefanski Institute of Parasitology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Twarda 51/55, 00-818 Warsaw, Poland. grzgrz@twarda.pan.pl
2 -
Ann Agric Environ Med
2009; 16 (2):
ICID: 983151
 
 
The investigation of Anaplasma phagocytophilum infection covered 111 red foxes from the Mazovian Province. Determination was based on PCR amplification of 16S rRNA gene and the portion of msp4 gene coding MSP4 major surface protein. The presence of A. phagocytophilum was found in 2.7 % of foxes.
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