Blackbirds Turdus merula as competent reservoirs for Borrelia turdi and Borrelia valaisiana in Portugal: evidence from a xenodiagnostic experiment
Article first published online: 8 MAY 2013
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Environmental Microbiology Reports
Thematic Issue on Invertebrate: Microbe Interactions
Volume 5, Issue 4, pages 604–607, August 2013
How to Cite
Norte, A. C., Lopes de Carvalho, I., Núncio, M. S., Ramos, J. A. and Gern, L. (2013), Blackbirds Turdus merula as competent reservoirs for Borrelia turdi and Borrelia valaisiana in Portugal: evidence from a xenodiagnostic experiment. Environmental Microbiology Reports, 5: 604–607. doi: 10.1111/1758-2229.12058
- Issue published online: 15 JUL 2013
- Article first published online: 8 MAY 2013
- Accepted manuscript online: 1 APR 2013 02:54AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 20 MAR 2013
- Manuscript Received: 30 JAN 2013
- Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology. Grant Number: SFRH/BPD/62898/2009
Fig. S1. Aligned partial 5S (rrf) to 23S (rrl) rDNA intergenic spacer region sequences from B. turdi detected in this study from ticks and the B. turdi reference strain (Ya501) downloaded from GenBank (NCBI).
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