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Expansion of variant diversity associated with high prevalence of pathogen strain superinfection under conditions of natural transmission
(Infection and Immunity, 2012-07)
Superinfection occurs when a second, genetically distinct pathogen strain infects a host that has already mounted an immune response to a primary strain. For antigenically variant pathogens, the primary strain itself ...
Identification of Anaplasma marginale type IV secretion system effector proteins
(PLoS ONE, 2011-11)
Anaplasma marginale, an obligate intracellular alphaproteobacterium in the order Rickettsiales, is a tick-borne pathogen and the leading cause of anaplasmosis in cattle worldwide. Complete genome sequencing of A. marginale ...