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On the Origin of the Treponematoses: A Phylogenetic Approach

  • Kristin N. Harper mail,

    knharpe@emory.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Population Biology, Ecology, and Evolution, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Paolo S. Ocampo,

    Affiliation: School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Bret M. Steiner,

    Affiliation: Laboratory Reference and Research Branch, Division of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Prevention, NCHHSTP, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Robert W. George,

    Affiliation: Laboratory Reference and Research Branch, Division of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Prevention, NCHHSTP, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Michael S. Silverman,

    Affiliations: Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Lakeridge Health Centre, Ontario, Canada

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  • Shelly Bolotin,

    Affiliation: Department of Microbiology, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada

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  • Allan Pillay,

    Affiliation: Laboratory Reference and Research Branch, Division of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Prevention, NCHHSTP, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Nigel J. Saunders,

    Affiliation: Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • George J. Armelagos

    Affiliation: Department of Anthropology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Published: January 15, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000148
  • Featured in PLOS Collections

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