To elucidate the role of ameba-associated microorgan-isms (AAMs) as etiologic agents of pneumonia, we screened for Legionella spp., Parachlamydia acanthamoe- ... Down
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ameba suspension was centrifuged at 3,000 rpm for 10 minutes. The opalescent supernatant was distributed in small aliquots, lyophilized and kept at -20˚C for ... Down
ameba suspension was centrifuged at 3,000 rpm for 10 minutes. The opalescent supernatant was distributed in small aliquots, lyophilized and kept at -20˚C forwww.tm.mahidol.ac.th/seameo/2001-32-suppl-2/32-159.pdf
• Naegleria fowleri ameba can travel up the nose and into the brain. This causes the disease primary amebic meningoencephalitis (PAM), which destroys brain tissuewww.cdc.gov/parasites/naegleria/Naegleria_factsheet508c.pdf
LETTERS fourth organism was a new virophage referred to as Sputnik 2 (7). Acanthamoeba spp. are ubiquitous in tap water (2,5), including that usedwwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/17/7/pdfs/10-0826.pdf
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