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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 402737, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/402737
Research Article

Comparative Evaluation of Infected and Noninfected Amblyomma triste Ticks with Rickettsia parkeri, the Agent of an Emerging Rickettsiosis in the New World

1Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade de São Paulo, Avenida Prof. Orlando Marques de Paiva 87, Cidade Universitária, 05508-270 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
2Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade Federal de Uberlândia, Avenida Pará 1720, Campus Umuarama-Bloco 2T, 38400-902 Uberlândia, MG, Brazil
3Faculdade de Agronomia e Medicina Veterinária, Universidade Federal do Mato Grosso, Avenida Fernando Corrêa da Costa 2367, Boa Esperança, 78060-900 Cuiabá, MT, Brazil

Received 6 April 2013; Revised 18 June 2013; Accepted 19 June 2013

Academic Editor: Georgios Theodoropoulos

Copyright © 2013 F. A. Nieri-Bastos et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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