Detection of atypical Chlamydiaceae in roe deer (Capreolus capreolus).

  title={Detection of atypical Chlamydiaceae in roe deer (Capreolus capreolus).},
  author={R. 315 Abdul Aaziz and Fabien Vorimore and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Verheyden and Denis Picot and Claire Bertin and Anke rer. nat. R{\"u}ttger and Konrad Sachse and K Laroucau},
  journal={Veterinary microbiology},
  volume={181 3-4},
Investigations on fecal samples, vaginal swabs and sera from roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) in south-western France led to the detection of a non-classified Chlamydiaceae strain. A total of 85 vaginal swabs were sampled from roe deer that had been captured in 2012 (n=42) and 2013 (n=43). Using a Chlamydiaceae family-specific real-time PCR, only one vaginal swab out of the 42 samples done in 2012 tested positive and was subsequently identified as Chlamydia (C.) psittaci. In contrast, 6/43… CONTINUE READING