Spirochaeta genus

Known as: Spirochaeta sp., Spirochaete, Ehrenbergia 
A genus of flexible, spiral rods found in hydrogen sulfide-containing mud, sewage, and polluted water. None of the species properly referred to in… (More)
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2007
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2007
Functional Bacteria and Archaea community structures of a full-scale anaerobic sludge digester were investigated by using a full… (More)
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2006
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2006
Lipoproteins are of great interest in understanding the molecular pathogenesis of spirochaetes. Because spirochaete lipobox… (More)
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2005
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2005
The Lyme disease agent, Borrelia burgdorferi, is maintained in a tick-mouse cycle. Here we show that B. burgdorferi usurps a tick… (More)
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2004
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2004
We developed a novel method, the filtration-acclimatization method (FAM), which enables the isolation and cultivation of an… (More)
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2002
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2001
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2001
Spirochetes from termite hindguts and freshwater sediments possessed homologs of a nitrogenase gene (nifH) and exhibited… (More)
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1997
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1997
The genome of the bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi B31, the aetiologic agent of Lyme disease, contains a linear chromosome of 910… (More)
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1996
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1996
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A symbiosis-based phylogeny leads to a consistent, useful classification system for all life. "Kingdoms" and "Domains" are… (More)
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1993
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1993
The Lyme disease spirochaete, Borrelia burgdorferi s.l., is the only Borrelia known to infect both mammals and birds. The main… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
A sensitive assay for Leptospira spp., the causative agent of leptospirosis, was developed on the basis of the polymerase chain… (More)
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