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Leptospira

Known as: leptospiral 
A genus of Gram-negative, aerobic, flexible, spiral-shaped, spirochete with internal flagella in the phylum Spirochaetes.
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Review
2015
Review
2015
Leptospirosis is the most wide spread zoonosis worldwide; it is present in all continents except Antarctica and evidence for the… 
Review
2015
Review
2015
  • D. HaakeP. Levett
  • Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology
  • 2015
  • Corpus ID: 40524939
Leptospirosis is a widespread and potentially fatal zoonosis that is endemic in many tropical regions and causes large epidemics… 
Review
2010
Review
2010
Leptospirosis, the most widespread zoonosis in the world, is an emerging public health problem, particularly in large urban… 
Review
2009
Review
2009
Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease that has emerged as an important cause of morbidity and mortality among impoverished… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Leptospira biflexa is a free-living saprophytic spirochete present in aquatic environments. We determined the genome sequence of… 
Review
2008
Review
2008
Background Leptospirosis has become an urban health problem as slum settlements have expanded worldwide. Efforts to identify… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BackgroundLeptospira are the parasitic bacterial organisms associated with a broad range of mammalian hosts and are responsible… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Proteins with bacterial immunoglobulin‐like (Big) domains, such as the Yersinia pseudotuberculosis invasin and Escherichia coli… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BackgroundLeptospirosis is an emerging infectious disease. The differential diagnosis of leptospirosis is difficult due to the… 
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
A method for improving the original Galton microtechnique for detecting leptospiral antibodies has been developed. Simultaneous…