Brucella abortus

Known as: Bacterium abortus, Brucella melitensis biovar abortus, Brucella melitensis bv. Abortus 
A species of aerobic, Gram-negative, coccobacilli shaped bacteria assigned to the phylum Proteobacteria. This species is nonmotile, non-spore forming… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Brucellosis is a worldwide disease of humans and livestock that is caused by a number of very closely related classical Brucella… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Brucella melitensis is a facultative intracellular bacterial pathogen that causes abortion in goats and sheep and Malta fever in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
In epithelial cells, the intracellular pathogen Brucella abortus escapes from the endocytic pathway, exploits the autophagic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The genetic basis for chronic persistence of Brucella abortus in lymphoid organs of mice, cows, and humans is currently unknown… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Brucella abortus is an intracellular pathogen that replicates within a membrane-bounded compartment. In this study, we have… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Virulent and attenuated Brucella abortus strains attach to and penetrate nonprofessional phagocytic HeLa cells. Compared to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The O antigen of Brucella abortus has been described as a major virulence determinant based on the attenuated survival of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Several PCR assays which identify the genus Brucella but do not discriminate among species have been reported. We describe a PCR… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Depletion of endogenous gamma interferon (IFN-gamma) with anti-IFN-gamma monoclonal antibody resulted in increased numbers of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Suitable reaction conditions and oligonucleotide primers were sought for the detection of Brucella melitensis and Brucella… (More)
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