Brucella melitensis

Known as: Micrococcus melitensis, Streptococcus Miletensis 
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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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Pathogenic microbes have evolved sophisticated molecular strategies to subvert host defenses. Here we show that virulent bacteria… (More)
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2007
2007
IFN-gamma is a key cytokine controlling Brucella infection. One of its major function is the stimulation of Brucella-killing… (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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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Persistence infection is the keystone of the ruminant and human diseases called brucellosis and Malta fever, respectively, and is… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Both a type IV secretion system and a flagellum have been described in Brucella melitensis. These two multimolecular surface… (More)
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2004
2004
The bacteria of the Brucella genus are responsible for a worldwide zoonosis called brucellosis. They belong to the alpha… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Brucella melitensis 16M is a Gram-negative alpha2-proteobacterium responsible for abortion in goats and for Malta fever in humans… (More)
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2000
2000
Brucella spp. are Gram-negative, facultative intracellular bacteria that cause a zoonotic world-wide disease. As in other Gram… (More)
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1996
1996
We previously showed that a purE mutant (delta purE201) of Brucella melitensis 16M is attenuated for growth in cultured human… (More)
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1993
1993
A phenotypical analysis carried out by indirect immunofluorescence and two-color cytofluorometry showed that the number of… (More)
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