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- Kleinerman, Gabriela; King, Roni; Nachum-Biala, Yaarit; Baneth, Gad
- Ticks and tick-borne diseases 2018 v.9 no.2 pp. 382-388
- West Bank, etc ; Borrelia persica; DNA; Ornithodoros tholozani; Procavia capensis; blood; caves; disease vectors; fever; flagellin; genes; habitats; infectious diseases; nucleotide sequences; quantitative polymerase chain reaction; ribosomal RNA; sequence analysis; spleen; tick-borne diseases; ticks; vertebrates; Israel; Show all 22 Subjects
- ... Tick-borne relapsing fever (TBRF) is an acute infectious disease caused by arthropod-borne spirochetes of the genus Borrelia and characterized by recurrent episodes of fever. Borrelia persica, the causative agent of this disease in Israel, is transmitted by the argasid tick Ornithodoros tholozani. There is little information about the maintenance and possible vertebrate reservoirs of B. persica in ...
- Nasereddin, Abedelmajeed; Azmi, Kifaya; Jaffe, Charles L.; Ereqat, Suheir; Amro, Ahmad; Sawalhah, Samer; Baneth, Gad; Schönian, Gabriele; Abdeen, Ziad
- Veterinary parasitology 2009 v.161 no.1-2 pp. 126-130
- West Bank, etc ; Leishmania infantum; strains; DNA; microbial genetics; visceral leishmaniasis; genotype; Israel; Show all 8 Subjects
- ... Leishmania infantum is the causative agent of canine and human visceral leishmaniasis in Israel and Palestine. Amplification of the kinetoplast DNA (kDNA), followed by restriction fragment length polymorphism (RFLP) analysis with restriction enzymes was used to examine the genotypic association between L. infantum strains isolated from 22 dogs and 2 humans from these adjoining regions. Results sho ...
- Ali-Shtayeh, M. S.; Jamous, R. M.; Hussein, E. Y.; Mallah, O. B.; Abu-Zaitoun, S. Y.
- Plant disease 2012 v.96 no.1 pp. 149
- West Bank, etc ; Bemisia tabaci; Citrullus lanatus; DNA; Watermelon chlorotic stunt virus; coat proteins; disease incidence; emerging diseases; genes; genetic databases; growth retardation; leaves; plant diseases and disorders; plant pathology; plant viruses; polymerase chain reaction; sequence analysis; summer; viruses; watermelons; Iran; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Sudan; Yemen; Show all 26 Subjects
- ... In the summer of 2010, watermelon plants (Citrullus lanatus Thunb.) from eight fields surveyed in two districts (Jenin and Qalqilia) in the West Bank of the Palestinian Authority (PA) exhibited typical Watermelon chlorotic stunt virus (WmCSV) symptoms including yellow veining, chlorotic mottling, stunting of young leaves, and reduction of yield. Disease incidence ranged from 8 to 98% and was assoc ...