Diversity of Leptospira spp. in Rats and Environment from Urban Areas of Sarawak, Malaysia

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Chai Fung Pui; Lesley Maurice Bilung; Kasing Apun; Lela Su’ut;
  • Publisher: Hindawi Limited
  • Journal: Journal of Tropical Medicine,volume 2,017 (issn: 1687-9686, eissn: 1687-9694)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5350390, doi: 10.1155/2017/3760674
  • Subject: RC955-962 | Research Article | Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine | Article Subject
    mesheuropmc: bacteria | bacterial infections and mycoses | animal diseases

Various prevalence studies on Leptospira in animals and humans, as well as environmental samples, had been conducted worldwide, including Malaysia. However, limited studies have been documented on the presence of pathogenic, intermediate, and saprophytic Leptospira in s... View more
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