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Received: 1 February 2018
Accepted: 25 July 2018
First Online: 2 August 2018
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: HEp-2 human epithelial cells were obtained from ATCC® no. CCL-23. The chlamydial strains were kindly provided by Konrad Sachse from the Friedrich-Loeffler-Institute (FLI), Jena. For work with mammalian cell cultures and the chlamydial strains the authors are in possession of the applicable permits for carrying out studies with cell lines and pathogens/article 44–53/77 infection protection act (IfSG).
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