Acanthamoeba polyphaga

A species of motile, unicellular eukaryotic amoebae within the family of Acanthamoebidae. A. polyphaga is placed in morphological group II with a 18s… (More)

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2007
2007
Amoebae are the natural hosts for Legionella pneumophila and play essential roles in bacterial ecology and infectivity to humans… (More)
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2007
2007
Acanthamoeba polyphaga Mimivirus is a giant double-stranded DNA virus defining a new genus, the Mimiviridae, among the Nucleo… (More)
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2007
2007
In an attempt to elucidate whether Acanthamoeba polyphaga mimivirus (APM) was pathogenic (i.e., induces histological evidence of… (More)
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2006
2006
Free-living amoebae in water are hosts to many bacterial species living in such an environment. Such an association enables… (More)
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2005
2005
We showed by a laboratory experiment that four different Campylobacter jejuni strains are able to infect the protozoan… (More)
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2005
2005
Gene duplication is key to molecular evolution in all three domains of life and may be the first step in the emergence of new… (More)
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2002
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2002
Parachlamydiaceae are endosymbionts of free-living amoeba first identified in 1997. Two developmental stages, elementary and… (More)
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1998
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1998
Protozoans are gaining recognition as environmental hosts for a variety of waterborne pathogens. We compared the growth of… (More)
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1990
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1990
The association between Legionella pneumophila and the free-living amoeba Acanthamoeba polyphaga was studied. Intracellular… (More)
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1978
1978
During experiments on the gastrointestinal tract as a possible portal of entry for Cryptococcus neoformans, we occasionally… (More)
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