Ehrlichia in Medical Dictionary
... nearly coccal in shape. ... Rickettsia - (rĭkĕt'sē), any of a group of very small microorganisms, many ... rickettsia ... A new rickettsia , ehrlichia
chaffeenis, which results in human ... ...
...y bacteria of the family Anaplasmataceae, genera ehrlichia
and Anaplasma. These obligate intracellular bac...e disease of dogs usually caused by the organism ehrlichia
canis is the pathogen of animals. Humans can bec...
Ehrlichia in Biological News
K-State specialist in tick-borne pathogens receives $1.8 million grant
...to figure out how to stop the tick-borne bacteria, ehrlichia
chaffeensis, from making animals and people sick. ...same size Ganta has received for this research.
chaffeensis affects people and animals primarily i... as many as 50,000 people have actually contracted ehrlichia
chaffeensis. Though relative to the nation's popul...