Initial characterization of Chlamydophila (Chlamydia) pneumoniae cultured from the late-onset Alzheimer brain.

@article{DresesWerringloer2009InitialCO,
  title={Initial characterization of Chlamydophila (Chlamydia) pneumoniae cultured from the late-onset Alzheimer brain.},
  author={Ute Dreses-Werringloer and Mohammad Abdur Rahim Bhuiyan and Yinghao Zhao and Herv{\'e} C. G{\'e}rard and Judith A. Whittum-Hudson and Alan P. Hudson},
  journal={International journal of medical microbiology : IJMM},
  year={2009},
  volume={299 3},
  pages={187-201}
}
Previous studies from this laboratory provided evidence that the intracellular bacterial pathogen Chlamydophila (Chlamydia) pneumoniae is present in the late-onset Alzheimer's disease (AD) brain. Here we report culture of the organism from two AD brain samples, each of which originated from a different geographic region of North America. Culturable… CONTINUE READING