Borrelia turicatae

Bor·rel·i·a tu·ri·ca·tae

a bacterial species found to cause relapsing fever in Mexico, New Mexico, Texas, Oklahoma, and Kansas; transmitted by Ornithodoros turicata.
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For example, a novel spirochete that is closely related to the relapsing fever agent Borrelia turicatae has recently been detected in Carios kelleyi, an argasid bat tick (2,3).
Phylogenetic analysis of the spirochetes Borrelia parkeri and Borrelia turicatae and the potential for tick-borne relasping fever in Florida.
Isogenic serotypes of Borrelia turicatae show different localization in the brain and skin of mice.
Extensive interplasmidic duplications change the virulence phenotype of the relapsing fever agent Borrelia turicatae.
Cloning and molecular characterization of a [ILLEGIBLE TEXT] plasmid-carried, repeat motif-containing gene from Borrelia turicatae, a [ILLEGIBLE TEXT] relapsing fever.