Distribution of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato genomic groups in Europe, a review

@article{Hablek2004DistributionOB,
  title={Distribution of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato genomic groups in Europe, a review},
  author={Z. Hab{\'a}lek and J. Halouzka},
  journal={European Journal of Epidemiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={13},
  pages={951-957}
}
  • Z. Habálek, J. Halouzka
  • Published 2004
  • Medicine
  • European Journal of Epidemiology
  • The survey is based on a total of 1263 records (738 isolations and 525 molecular DNA detections) of five Borrelia burgdorferi s.l. genomic groups available from 26 European countries: B. burgdorferi sensu stricto, B. afzelii, B. garinii, B. valaisiana (= VS116) and B. lusitaniae (= PoTiB2). It shows the geographic distribution, the source (ixodid ticks 802 records, fleas 2 records, mosquitoes 2 records, wild mammals 66 records, human patients 391 records) and the association of the genomic… CONTINUE READING
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