Rickettsia prowazekii/Related Articles
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- Rickettsiae : A tribe of gram-negative bacteria of the family rickettsiaceae, whose organisms are found in arthropods and are pathogenic for man and certain other vertebrate hosts 
- Typhus : A class of vector-borne diseases caused by Rickettsiae, usually presenting as acute febrile infections
- Vector-borne diseases : Infectious diseases that do not transmit directly between their ultimate victims, but require an intermediate living carrier, such as mosquitoes in malaria or fleas in plague
- Doxycycline : Tetracycline derivative; treats malaria, anthrax, brucellosis, cholera, ornithosis, plague etc.
- Select Agent Program : Pathogens or biological toxins which have been declared by the US Department of Health and Human Services or by the US Department of Agriculture to have the potential to pose a severe threat to public health and safety.
- Mitochondrion : Structure, function, life cycle and evolutionary theories involving the origins and role of the mitochondrion.
This definition is at least in part based on: Anonymous (2021), Rickettsia prowazekii (English). Medical Subject Headings. U.S. National Library of Medicine.