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- Oosthuizen, Marinda C., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Parasitology research 2017 v.116 no.2 pp. 685-692
- Acinonyx jubatus; Anaplasma; Babesia; Crocuta crocuta; DNA; Ehrlichia; Hyaena; Theileria; blood; databases; genes; genotype; humans; hybridization; monophyly; nucleic acid hybridization; parasites; polymerase chain reaction; ribosomal RNA; sequence homology; wildlife; Namibia; South Africa; Western United States
- ... The objective of our study was identification and molecular characterization of piroplasms and rickettsias occurring in brown (Parahyaena brunnea) and spotted hyaenas (Crocuta crocuta) from various localities in Namibia and South Africa. Whole blood (n = 59) and skin (n = 3) specimens from brown (n = 15) and spotted hyaenas (n = 47) were screened for the presence of Babesia, Theileria, Ehrlichia a ...