Molecular investigation of the transmission dynamics of brucellosis observed among children in the province of south - East Anatolia, Turkey


Dal T., Durmaz R., CEYLAN A., Bacalan F., Karagoz A., Celebi B., ...More

Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology, vol.11, no.3, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5812/jjm.58857
  • Title of Journal : Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology

Abstract

Background: Brucellosis is a zoonotic disease caused by Brucella species. Although brucellosis is considered as an occupational disease in adults, recently it has become an infectious disease affecting all age groups, including children. Molecular epidemiological studies are crucial for control and treatment of disease in children.