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Chlamydophila psittaci

Known as: Chlamydia psittaci, Rickettsiaformis psittacosis, Rickettsia psittaci 
A species of gram negative, obligately intracellular, spherical shaped bacteria belonging to the phylum Chlamydiae. This species survives outside of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Chlamydophila psittaci and Chlamydophila abortus are the causative agents of avian chlamydiosis (psittacosis) and ovine enzootic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BackgroundThe currently used genotyping system for the avian zoonotic pathogen Chlamydophila (C.) psittaci has evolved from… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Chlamydophila (formerly Chlamydia) psittaci genotypes A, B, C, and a new genotype most similar to the 6BC type strain were found… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
ABSTRACT The obligatory intracellular bacterium Chlamydophila psittaci is the causative agent of psittacosis in birds and humans… Expand
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Review
1991
Review
1991
Tryptophan (Trp) is an indispensable amino acid required for biosynthesis of proteins, serotonin and niacin. Indoleamine 2,3… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
To determine whether extracellular tryptophan degradation represents an oxygen-independent antimicrobial mechanism, we examined… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Interferon-gamma (IFN-gamma) previously has been shown to inhibit the replication of Chlamydia psittaci in epithelial cells by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Human uroepithelial (T24) cells were incubated for 24 h in the presence of various concentrations of human recombinant gamma… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Phagocytosis of the 6BC strain of Chlamydia psittaci and the lymphogranuloma venereum 440L strain of Chlamydia trachomatis by L… Expand
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
The entry and development of Chlamydia psittaci in the L cell was studied by using purified, infectious parasites at high… Expand
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