Shapiama Lopez, Wagner V.


“Candidatus Campylobacter infans” detection is not associated with diarrhea in children under the age of 2 in Peru

Garcia Bardales et al. (2022). PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 16 (10)
Ca. Campylobacter infans
A working hypothesis is that less common species of Campylobacter (other than C. jejuni and C. coli) play a role in enteric disease among children in low resource settings and explain the gap between the detection of Campylobacter using culture and culture independent methods. “Candidatus Campylobacter infans” (C. infans), was recently detected in stool samples from children and hypothesized to play a role in Campylobacter epidemiology in low- and middle-income countries (LMIC). This study deter