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Endemic Foci of the Tick-Borne Relapsing Fever Spirochete Borrelia crocidurae in Mali, West Africa, and the Potential for Human Infection

  • Tom G. Schwan mail,

    tschwan@niaid.nih.gov

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Zoonotic Pathogens, Rocky Mountain Laboratories, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Hamilton, Montana, United States of America

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  • Jennifer M. Anderson,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Twinbrook, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Job E. Lopez,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Zoonotic Pathogens, Rocky Mountain Laboratories, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Hamilton, Montana, United States of America

    Current address: Department of Biological Sciences, Mississippi State University, Starkville, Mississippi, United States of America

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  • Robert J. Fischer,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Zoonotic Pathogens, Rocky Mountain Laboratories, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Hamilton, Montana, United States of America

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  • Sandra J. Raffel,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Zoonotic Pathogens, Rocky Mountain Laboratories, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Hamilton, Montana, United States of America

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  • Brandi N. McCoy,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Zoonotic Pathogens, Rocky Mountain Laboratories, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Hamilton, Montana, United States of America

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  • David Safronetz,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Virology, Rocky Mountain Laboratories, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Hamilton, Montana, United States of America

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  • Nafomon Sogoba,

    Affiliation: Malaria Research and Training Center, University of Sciences, Techniques and Technologies of Bamako, Bamako, Mali

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  • Ousmane Maïga,

    Affiliation: Malaria Research and Training Center, University of Sciences, Techniques and Technologies of Bamako, Bamako, Mali

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  • Sékou F. Traoré

    Affiliation: Malaria Research and Training Center, University of Sciences, Techniques and Technologies of Bamako, Bamako, Mali

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  • Published: November 29, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001924

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