Virulence of Rhodococcus equi Isolated from Cats and Dogs
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Martens, Ronald J.
Garcia Ribeiro, Márcio
Rodrigues de Farias, Marconi
Prescott, John F.
- Publisher: American Society for Microbiology
Clinical Veterinary Microbiology
mesheuropmc: bacteria | bacterial infections and mycoses
Nine cat isolates and nine dog isolates of Rhodococcus equi from clinical material were investigated for the presence of the virulence-associated antigens (VapA and VapB) and virulence plasmids. Five of the cat isolates and one dog isolate were VapA positive and contain...