Coxiella-like bacteria in fowl ticks from Thailand

@article{Trinachartvanit2018CoxiellalikeBI,
  title={Coxiella-like bacteria in fowl ticks from Thailand},
  author={W. Trinachartvanit and S. Maneewong and Warissara Kaenkan and Pawiga Usananan and V. Baimai and A. Ahantarig},
  journal={Parasites \& Vectors},
  year={2018},
  volume={11}
}
BackgroundCoxiella bacteria were identified from various tick species across the world. Q fever is a zoonotic disease caused by the bacteria Coxiella burnetii that most commonly infects a variety of mammals. Non-mammalian hosts, such as birds, have also been reported to be infected with the pathogenic form of “Candidatus Coxiella avium”. This research increases the list of tick species that have been found with Coxiella-like bacteria in Thailand.MethodsA total of 69 ticks were collected from 27… Expand
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