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European badgers (Meles meles) are a wildlife reservoir for Mycobacterium bovis infection (tuberculosis) in Ireland and the UK and are implicated in the transmission of infection to livestock. Vaccination of badgers with the human BCG vaccine (Bacille Calmette Guerin) is considered as an important...

Kelly, D. J.; Corner, L. A. L.; Gormley, E.; Murphy, D.; Costello, E.; Aldwell, F. E.; Marples, N. M.
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
European Journal of Wildlife Research, 2011, 57, 4, pp 767-774

There is significant interest in developing vaccines to control bovine tuberculosis, especially in wildlife species where this disease continues to persist in reservoir species such as the European Badger (Meles meles). However, gaining access to populations of badgers (protected under UK law) is...

McCallan, L.; Corbett, D.; Andersen, P. L.; Aagaard, C.; McMurray, D.; Barry, C.; Thompson, S.; Strain, S.; McNair, J.
Hindawi Publishing Corporation, New York, USA
Veterinary Medicine International, 2011, 2011, pp Article ID 981410

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