Prevalence of Bordetella pertussis and Bordetella parapertussis
infections in Tunisian hospitalized infants: results of a 4-year prospective study.
Strain/lsolate Bp509/ Bp509/ Bp Tohama B.
Real-time LightCycler PCR for detection and discrimination of Bordetella pertussis and Bordetella parapertussis
22) The TaqMan primers and probes presented in this study also exhibit cross-reactivity with Bordetella holmesii but fail to produce amplicon from B parapertussis
, Bordetella bronchispetica, Haemophilus influenza, Moraxilla catarrhalis, Legionella pneumophila, or Streptococcus pneumoniae in high input as anticipated (E.
, chlamydia trachomatis, certain adenoviruses, and respiratory syncytial virus.
dagger][dagger][dagger]) One notification each for Chlamydophila pneumonia, human herpesvirus 2, Legionella, Bordetella parapertussis
, Bordetella pertussis pseudo-outbreak, Rickettsia rickettsii, and wild poliovirus type 1.
Comparison of culture and PCR for detection of Bordetella pertussis and Bordetella parapertussis
under routine laboratory conditions.
Bordetella pertussis and parapertussis
, the cause of highly-contagious whooping cough and related disease
Purchase of reagent kits for detection of respiratory bacteria Mycoplasma pneumoniae, Chlamydophila pneumoniae, Bordetella pertussis, Bordetella parapertussis
and Legionella pneumophila.
Comparative analysis of the genome sequences of Bordetella pertussis, Bordetella parapertussis
and Bordetella bronchiseptica.
was isolated from two of the 22 swabs; none of those were culture positive for B.
A clinical validation of Bordetella pertussis and Bordetella parapertussis
polymerase chain reaction: comparison with culture and serology using samples from patients with suspected whooping cough from a highly immunized population.