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The use of agricultural resources or environments by wildlife may result in opportunities for transmission of infections amongst wild animals, livestock and humans. Targeted use of biosecurity measures may therefore reduce disease risks, although this requires practical knowledge of where such...

Robertson, A.; Judge, J.; Wilson, G. J.; Vernon, I. J.; Delahay, R. J.; McDonald, R. A.
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
PLoS ONE, 2019, 14, 5, pp e0216953

European badgers (Meles meles) in Ireland and the UK are a reservoir for Mycobacterium bovis, the causative agent of bovine tuberculosis (TB). A number of interventions have been evaluated in attempts to control bovine TB within badger populations, and many of which rely on the capture of badgers....

Martin, L. E. R.; Byrne, A. W.; O'Keeffe, J.; Miller, M. A.; Olea-Popelka, F. J.
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
European Journal of Wildlife Research, 2017, 63, 1, pp 30

This article discusses the resurgence of bovine tuberculosis in Europe, particularly in France. The factors contributing to the resurgence of this disease are presented as well as the measures for its control and prevention. The bovine tuberculosis resurgence in the UK and other EU countries is...

NÉVA Europarc, Créteil, France
Le Nouveau Praticien Vétérinaire Élevages et Santé, 2013, No.25, pp 6-7

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