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Bovine tuberculosis (bTB) is an important disease of cattle and an emerging infectious disease of humans. Cow- and badger-based control strategies have failed to eradicate bTB from the British cattle herd, and the incidence is rising by about 18% per year. The annual cost to taxpayers in Britain is ...

Mathews, F.; Macdonald, D. W.; Taylor, G. M.; Gelling, M.; Norman, R. A.; Honess, P. E.; Foster, R.; Gower, C. M.; Varley, S.; Harris, A.; Palmer, S.; Hewinson, G.; Webster, J. P.
Royal Society, London, UK
Proceedings of the Royal Society B. Biological Sciences, 2006, 273, 1584, pp 357-365