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Background: Bovine tuberculosis (bTB) caused by Mycobacterium bovis is the most serious endemic disease affecting livestock in the UK. The European badger (Meles meles) is the most important wildlife reservoir of bTB transmission to cattle, making eradication particularly difficult. In this...

Stedman, A.; Motes, C. M. de; Lesellier, S.; Dalley, D.; Chambers, M.; Gutierrez-Merino, J.
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
BMC Microbiology, 2018, 18, 74, pp (13 July 2018)