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Cover for Bovine tuberculosis.

This 269-paged book on Bovine Tubeculosis covers all aspects of Mycobacterium bovis biology and infection: epidemiological, pathological, microbiological, genomic and immunological together with a comparative approach to the different control schemes being undertaken in different countries. It has...

Author(s)
Chambers, M.; Gordon, S.; Olea-Popelka, F.; Barrow, P.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391520)
Type
Book
Abstract

Bovine tuberculosis (bTB), mainly caused by Mycobacterium bovis (M. bovis), is a major economic disease of livestock worldwide. Vaccination is considered as a potentially sustainable adjunct to the current control strategy. Cattle vaccination with the live attenuated M. bovis bacillus...

Author(s)
Garcia-Jimenez, W. L.; Villarreal-Ramos, B.; Grainger, D.; Hewisnon, R. G.; Vordermeier, H. M.; Salguero, F. J.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology, 2018, 203, pp 52-56
AbstractFull Text

Bovine tuberculosis is a chronic contagious disease responsible for major agricultural economic losses. Abattoir monitoring and trace-back systems are an appropriate method to control bovine tuberculosis, particularly in beef cattle. In the present study, a trace-back system was applied to bovine ...

Author(s)
Ku BokKyung; Jeon BoYoung; Kim JaeMyung; Jang YoungBoo; Lee HyeYoung; Choi JaeYoung; Jung SukChan; Nam HyangMi; Park Hun; Cho SangNae
Publisher
Korean Society of Veterinary Science, Seoul, Korea Republic
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Science, 2018, 19, 1, pp 45-50
Abstract

Vaccination of cattle with Mycobacterium bovis BCG has been shown to protect against infection with virulent strains of M. bovis, and against resultant bovine tuberculosis (TB). Here we report on a large-scale trial in New Zealand where free-ranging cattle were vaccinated with 3 x 105 BCG via...

Author(s)
Nugent, G.; Yockney, I. J.; Cross, M. L.; Buddle, B. M.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Vaccine, 2018, 36, 48, pp 7338-7344
AbstractFull Text

In this study the detection of Mycobacterium bovis with classical and molecular techniques and comparisons of the test results in the thirty slaughtered cattle positive to intradermal tuberculin test (PPD) was aimed. The classical methods include macroscopic examination of the organs, microscopic...

Author(s)
Akdeșİr, E.; Özyİğİt, M. Ö.; Kahraman, M. M.
Publisher
Ankara Üniversitesi, Veteriner Fakültesi Dekanlığ, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Ankara Üniversitesi Veteriner Fakültesi Dergisi, 2019, 66, 1, pp 27-35
Abstract

Background: Bovine tuberculosis (bTB) poses serious risks to animal welfare and economy, as well as to public health as a zoonosis. Its etiological agent, Mycobacterium bovis, belongs to the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex (MTBC), a group of genetically monomorphic organisms featured by a...

Author(s)
Lasserre, M.; Fresia, P.; Greif, G.; Iraola, G.; Castro-Ramos, M.; Juambeltz, A.; Nuñez, Á.; Naya, H.; Robello, C.; Berná, L.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Genomics, 2018, 19, 2, pp (2 January 2018)
Abstract

Goat tuberculosis (TB) due to Mycobacterium bovis, tuberculosis or caprae is a notifiable disease. This implies government supervised prevention, monitoring and control measures. A case of tuberculosis due to Mycobacterium bovis was detected in a TB-free area, on a mixed cattle and goat farm, after ...

Author(s)
Masset, N.; Peroz, C.; Albaric, O.; Treilles, M.; Jacques, J. P.; Boschiroli, M. L.; Chartier, C.
Publisher
Société Nationale des Groupements Techniques Vétérinaires, Paris, France
Citation
Bulletin des G.T.V., 2016, No.82, pp 73-78
Abstract

Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex is the cause of tuberculosis (TB) in humans and other animals. Specifically, Mycobacterium bovis (M. bovis) and Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M. tuberculosis) are highly pathogenic mycobacteria that may infect different animal species and are the sources of TB in...

Author(s)
Gebremedhin Romha; Gebreyohans Gebru; Abrha Asefa; Gezahegne Mamo
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2018, 158, pp 1-17
Abstract

Macrophages are considered one of the main immune mechanisms of resistance to mycobacterial infections. In addition, experimental and clinical data indicate that IFN-γ is essential for host defence against M. tuberculosis. The aim of this study was to identify macrophage capacity on controlling ...

Author(s)
Sánchez López, A. D.; Flores Villalva, S.; Gutiérrez Pabello, J. Á.
Publisher
Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Forestales, Agrícolas y Pecuarias (INIFAP), Mexico City, Mexico
Citation
Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Pecuarias, 2018, 9, 1, pp 171-183
Abstract

Bovine conglutinin, the first animal collectin to be discovered, is structurally very similar to Surfactant Protein D (SP-D). SP-D is known to interact with Mycobacterium tuberculosis, and the closely-related M. bovis, the causative agent of bovine tuberculosis. We speculated that due to the...

Author(s)
Mehmood, A.; Kouser, L.; Kaur, A.; Holmskov, U.; Al-Ahdal, M. N.; Sim, R. B.; Kishore, U.; Tsolaki, A. G.
Publisher
Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland
Citation
Frontiers in Immunology, 2019, 10, February, pp 3159

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