Hemoplasma Infection in HIV-positive Patient, Brazil
Andrea Pires dos Santos1
, Rodrigo Pires dos Santos1
, Alexander W. Biondo, José M. Dora, Luciano Z. Goldani, Simone Tostes de Oliveira, Ana Maárcia de Sá Guimarães, Jorge Timenetsky, Helio Autran de Morais, Félix H.D. González, and Joanne B. Messick
Author affiliations: Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil (A.P. Santos, R.P. Santos, J.M. Dora, L. Z. Goldani, S.T. Oliveira, F.H.D. González); Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil (A.W. Biondo); University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, USA (A.W. Biondo); Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil (A.M. de Sá Guimarães, J. Timenetsky); University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA (H.A. de Morais); Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA (J.B. Messick)
Figure. PCR results for detection of a Mycoplasma haemofelis–like organism in an HIV-positive patient. Lane 1, 100-bp marker; lane 2, positive control (DNA from blood of an M. haemofelis–positive cat); lane 3, negative control (water); lane 4, DNA from blood of the patient.
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