[Survey of Theileria annulata and Theileria buffeli/orientalis complex in cattle in the Kırşehir region using multiplex-PCR].

@article{Orkun2012SurveyOT,
  title={[Survey of Theileria annulata and Theileria buffeli/orientalis complex in cattle in the Kırşehir region using multiplex-PCR].},
  author={{\"O}mer Orkun and Ahmet Deniz and Esin G{\"u}ven},
  journal={Turkiye parazitolojii dergisi},
  year={2012},
  volume={36 1},
  pages={9-11}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the presence of T. annulata and T. buffeli/orientalis complex in the blood of 172 cattle selected from 9 different regions of Kırşehir. METHODS Genes for the merozoite surface antigen (Tams 1) and the major piroplasm surface protein (MPSP) were amplified with multiplex- PCR for T. annulata and T. buffeli/orientalis, respectively. RESULTS By multiplex-PCR examination 4 (2.32%) samples were positive for T. annulata whereas none of the samples were positive for T… CONTINUE READING