Ehrlichia ruminantium

Known as: Cowdria ruminantium, Kurlovia ruminantium, Rickettsia ruminantium 
A species of gram-negative bacteria in the family ANAPLASMATACEAE, that causes HEARTWATER DISEASE in ruminants.
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Review
2015
Review
2015
Summary Heartwater is a notifiable disease that is listed by the World Organisation for Animal Health. It is caused by Ehrlichia… (More)
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2010
2010
Ehrlichia ruminantium is an obligately intracellular proteobacterium which causes a disease known as heartwater or cowdriosis in… (More)
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2010
2010
The rickettsial bacterium Ehrlichia ruminantium is the causative agent of heartwater, a potential zoonotic disease of ruminants… (More)
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2006
2006
Ehrlichia ruminantium is the causative agent of heartwater, a major tick-borne disease of livestock in Africa that has been… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Heartwater, a tick-borne disease of domestic and wild ruminants, is caused by the intracellular rickettsia Ehrlichia ruminantium… (More)
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2005
2005
To the Editor: Ehrlichia ruminan-tium, the causative agent of heartwa-ter, is transmitted by Amblyomma spp. ticks. Amblyomma… (More)
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2004
2004
Continuous cell lines from the ticks Amblyomma variegatum, Boophilus decoloratus, Boophilus microplus, Hyalomma anatolicum… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The genera Anaplasma, Ehrlichia, Cowdria, Neorickettsia and Wolbachia encompass a group of obligate intracellular bacteria that… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Several immunodominant major proteins ranging from 23 to 30 kDa were identified in the outer membrane fractions of Ehrlichia… (More)
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Review
1987
Review
1987
Twelve species of Amblyomma are presently known to be capable of transmitting Cowdria ruminantium. Of these A. variegatum is the… (More)
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