Leptospira spp., a genus in the stage of diversity and genomic data expansion.

@article{Caimi2020LeptospiraSA,
  title={Leptospira spp., a genus in the stage of diversity and genomic data expansion.},
  author={Karina C Caimi and Paula Ruybal},
  journal={Infection, genetics and evolution : journal of molecular epidemiology and evolutionary genetics in infectious diseases},
  year={2020},
  pages={
          104241
        }
}
  • K. Caimi, P. Ruybal
  • Published 12 February 2020
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Infection, genetics and evolution : journal of molecular epidemiology and evolutionary genetics in infectious diseases
Leptospirosis is a widespread global zoonotic bacterial disease with a noteworthy human-animal-ecosystem interface. The disease presents different clinical manifestations and a high mortality and morbidity rates in humans and animals throughout the world. Characterization and correct classification of Leptospira isolates is essential for a better understanding the epidemiological properties of the disease. In the last ten years, molecular typing tools have been developed and applied to this… 
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