"Candidatus Neoehrlichia mikurensis" infection in a dog from Germany.

@article{Diniz2011CandidatusNM,
  title={"Candidatus Neoehrlichia mikurensis" infection in a dog from Germany.},
  author={Pedro Paulo V. P. Diniz and Bianka S Schulz and Katrin Hartmann and E B Breitschwerdt},
  journal={Journal of clinical microbiology},
  year={2011},
  volume={49 5},
  pages={2059-62}
}
"Candidatus Neoehrlichia mikurensis" is a new intracellular pathogen associated with human infection and death. "Candidatus Neoehrlichia mikurensis" infection in a chronically neutropenic dog from Germany was confirmed by DNA sequencing. The same organism was previously described from ticks and two sick human beings from Germany.