Scrub Typhus Outbreak, Northern Thailand, 2006–2007
Published Date:May 2013
Source:Emerg Infect Dis. 19(5):774-777.
Description:During a scrub typhus outbreak investigation in Thailand, 4 isolates of O. tsutsugamushi were obtained and established in culture. Phylogenetic analysis based on the 56-kDa type-specific antigen gene demonstrated that the isolates fell into 4 genetic clusters, 3 of which had been previously reported and 1 that represents a new genotype.
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