Anna Mari Bosman


Affiliation: University of Pretoria
Country: South Africa


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    Bosman A, Venter E, Penzhorn B. Occurrence of Babesia felis and Babesia leo in various wild felid species and domestic cats in Southern Africa, based on reverse line blot analysis. Vet Parasitol. 2007;144:33-8 pubmed
    ..A large number (52, 9%) of samples tested positive only for Babesia, neither B. felis nor B. leo. This could be an indication of at least one further, as yet undescribed, Babesia species in felids...
  2. Bosman A, Oosthuizen M, Peirce M, Venter E, Penzhorn B. Babesia lengau sp. nov., a novel Babesia species in cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus, Schreber, 1775) populations in South Africa. J Clin Microbiol. 2010;48:2703-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The prevalence of infection was 28.5%. Here we describe the morphology and phylogenetic relationships of the novel species, which we have named Babesia lengau sp. nov...