Landscape changes influence the occurrence of the melioidosis bacterium burkholderia pseudomallei in soil in Northern Australia

Mirjam Kaestli, Mark Mayo, Glenda Harrington, Linda Ward, Felicity Watt, Jason Hill, Allen Cheng, Bart Currie

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The soil-dwelling saprophyte bacterium Burkholderia pseudomallei is the cause of melioidosis, a severe disease of humans and animals in southeast Asia and northern Australia.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1 - 8
Number of pages8
JournalPLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes

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