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- Takada, Ayato, et al. Show all 11 Authors
- Ticks and tick-borne diseases 2017 v.8 no.1 pp. 103-111
- Bunyaviridae; Drosophila A virus; Iflavirus; Ixodes scapularis; RNA; coat proteins; electron microscopy; humans; metagenomics; microorganisms; microsymbionts; nucleotide sequences; pathogens; phylogeny; reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction; sequence analysis; tick-borne diseases; ticks; virion; viruses
- ... Ticks harbour various microorganisms, some of which act as pathogens of humans and animals. The recent advancement of genome sequencing technologies revealed that a wide range of previously unrecognised microorganisms exist in ticks. Continuous cell lines established from ticks could play a key role in the isolation of such microorganisms; however, tick cells themselves have been known to harbour ...