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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
  • D. Haake, P. 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… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Leptospirosis is the most wide spread zoonosis worldwide; it is present in all continents except Antarctica and evidence for the… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease that has emerged as an important cause of morbidity and mortality among impoverished… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Available serological diagnostics do not allow the confirmation of clinically suspected leptospirosis at the early acute phase of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Leptospira biflexa is a free-living saprophytic spirochete present in aquatic environments. We determined the genome sequence of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BackgroundLeptospira are the parasitic bacterial organisms associated with a broad range of mammalian hosts and are responsible… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Adventure travel is becoming more popular, increasing the likelihood of contact with unusual pathogens. We investigated an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BackgroundLeptospirosis is an emerging infectious disease. The differential diagnosis of leptospirosis is difficult due to the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Leptospira interrogans are zoonotic pathogens that have been linked to a recent increased incidence of morbidity and mortality in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
A method for improving the original Galton microtechnique for detecting leptospiral antibodies has been developed. Simultaneous… Expand
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