Chemical and Immunochemical Studies on Lipopolysaccharides of Coxiella Burnetii Phase I and Phase II

  • Hubert Mayer
  • Joanna Radziejewska-Lebrecht
  • Stefan Schramek
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 228)


Coxlella burnetii, etiological agent of both acute and chronic Q-fever, is an obligate intracellular bacterial parasite. It is the only species of the genus Coxiella of the Rickettsiaceae family, and all strains so far studied belong to the same serotype (Bergey’s Manual, 1984).


Sugar Composition Coxiella Burnetii Terminal Linkage Alditol Acetate Mouse Spleen Cell 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hubert Mayer
    • 1
  • Joanna Radziejewska-Lebrecht
    • 2
  • Stefan Schramek
    • 3
  1. 1.Max-Planck-Institut für ImmunbiologieFreiburg i.BrGermany
  2. 2.Institute of MicrobiologyUniversity of LódźPoland
  3. 3.Institute of VirologySlovak Academy of SciencesBratislavaCSSR

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