Anne Barduhn

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R Grunow (GrunowR@rki.de)1, S R Klee1, W Beyer2, M George1, D Grunow1, A Barduhn1, S Klar1, D Jacob1, M Elschner3, P Sandven4, A Kjerulf5, J S Jensen5, W Cai6, R Zimmermann6, L Schaade1 1. Robert Koch Institute, Centre for Biological Threats and Special Pathogens, Berlin, Germany 2. University of Hohenheim, Institute of Environmental and Animal Hygiene,(More)
Injection anthrax was described first in 2000 in a heroin-injecting drug user in Norway. New anthrax cases among heroin consumers were detected in the United Kingdom (52 cases) and Germany (3 cases) in 2009-10. In June 2012, a fatal case occurred in Regensburg, Bavaria. As of December 2012, 13 cases had been reported in this new outbreak from Germany,(More)
AIMS To analyse the V1 region of the 16S rDNA gene by a universal pyrosequencing protocol to identify and subtype Francisella in 31 strains from a repository collection and 96 patient isolates. METHODS AND RESULTS Pyrosequencing was used to determine the nucleotide sequence of PCR amplification products of the variable region (V1) of the 16S rDNA from 31(More)
Bacillus cereus biovar anthracis (Bcbva) is a member of the B. cereus group which carries both B. anthracis virulence plasmids, causes anthrax-like disease in various wildlife species and was described in several sub-Saharan African rainforests. Long-term monitoring of carcasses in Taï National Park, Côte d'Ivoire, revealed continuous wildlife mortality due(More)
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