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Cover for The genetics of the pig.

The second edition of this book contains chapters that discuss modern pig genetics, including taxonomy and evolution, domestication, coat colour variation, morphological traits and hereditary diseases, immunogenetics, cytogenetics, genomics, behaviour genetics, reproduction, transgenics,...

Author(s)
Rothschild, M. F.; Ruvinsky, A.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937560)
Type
Book
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Cover for Experimental small animal models of paratuberculosis.

This chapter discusses the mouse model and the genetics of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (MAP) pathogenesis; mouse model and immunology of MAP infection, parameters of the mouse model of paratuberculosis; and the rabbit model of paratuberculosis.

Author(s)
Talaat, A. M.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936136)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Molecular genetics of <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Mycobacterium avium</i> subsp. <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">paratuberculosis</i>.

This chapter highlights the different approaches used for the genetic manipulation of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (MAP) and assessment of MAP gene expression. The development of a genetic system; reporter systems to study gene expression; identification of gene expression signals;...

Author(s)
Chacon, O.; Barletta, R. G.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936136)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Strain characterization of <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Mycobacterium avium</i> subsp. <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">paratuberculosis</i>.

This chapter discusses the typing techniques for Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (MAP) using total genomic DNA methods; insertion sequence analysis and other repetitive sequences, along with the comparison of techniques for strain characterization of MAP.

Author(s)
Collins, D. M.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936136)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Invasive plant ecology in natural and agricultural systems.

This book contains 14 chapters describing how and why plant invasions occur and explains the ecological principles that are important in understanding the potential for a species to become invasive. The ecology of invasive plants is presented and the use of this knowledge to facilitate management...

Author(s)
Booth, B. D.; Murphy, S. D.; Swanton, C. J.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936051)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Molecular ecology: applications for invasive plants.

This chapter focuses on the molecular methods and techniques used in invasive plant ecology and determination of origins and likely spread of invasive species. The importance of the use of molecular approaches in the study and management of invasive plants, such as Hypericum canariense in the...

Author(s)
Booth, B. D.; Murphy, S. D.; Swanton, C. J.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936051)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for History of paratuberculosis.

This chapter discusses the early works on mycobacterial diseases, description and clinical aspects of paratuberculosis, aetiological agent of paratuberculosis, global awareness of paratuberculosis, genome and genetic analysis and future studies in paratuberculosis.

Author(s)
Manning, E. J. B.; Collins, M. T.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936136)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Infectious pancreatic necrosis and associated aquatic birnaviruses.

The aetiology, clinical aspects, geographical distribution and host range, epidemiology, economic importance, taxonomic classification, serology, physicochemical properties, genetic analysis, diagnosis and diagnostic techniques, pathogenesis, immune mechanism, outbreaks, predisposing factors,...

Author(s)
Munro, E. S.; Midtlyng, P. J.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935542)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The surface protein repertoires of <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Cryptosporidium</i> spp. and other apicomplexans.

Whole-genome and high-coverage nucleotide sequence information is now available for three species of Cryptosporidium: C. parvum, C. hominis and C. muris. In this chapter I introduce the repertoires of Cryptosporidium surface and secreted proteins as revealed by complete annotations and whole-genome ...

Author(s)
Templeton, T. J.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845933913)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Phylogenetics and population genetics of entomopathogenic and insect-parasitic nematodes.

This chapter presents a brief introduction to phylogenetics, population genetics and DNA bar coding, and discusses the genetic loci and analytical tools (software) that are relevant to applying them to entomogenous nematodes.

Author(s)
Peat, S. M.; Hyman, B. C.; Adams, B. J.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934781)
Type
Book chapter

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