Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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Paratuberculosis: organism, disease, control.

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The second edition of this book contains 23 chapters containing new information and developments on the epidemiology, global prevalence and economics of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (MAP) infection; MAP and animal-derived foods and the environment; paratuberculosis and Crohn's disease; genetics of host susceptibility to paratuberculosis, the Mycobacterium avium complex; comparative ...

Chapter 14 (Page no: 188)

Paratuberculosis in deer, camelids and other ruminants.

The epidemiology, prevalence, distribution, transmission, pathology, clinical signs, diagnosis, prevention and control of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in deer, camelids, buffaloes and bison are presented.

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Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Epidemiology, global prevalence and economics of infection. Author(s): Imada, J., Kelton, D. F., Barkema, H. W.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 14) Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in animal-derived foods and the environment. Author(s): Grant, I. R.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 29) Paratuberculosis and crohn's disease. Author(s): Duffy, S. C., Behr, M. A.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 45) Genetics of host susceptibility to paratuberculosis. Author(s): Neibergs, H. L., Kiser, J. N.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 64) Mycobacterium avium complex. Author(s): Turenne, C. Y., Alexander, D. C.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 76) Comparative genomics and genomic epidemiology of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis strains. Author(s): Stevenson, K., Ahlstrom, C.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 92) Molecular genetics of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis. Author(s): Rathnaiah, G., Shoyama, F. M., Brenner, E. P., Zinniel, D. K., Bannantine, J. P., Sreevatsan, S., Chacon, O., Barletta, R. G.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 104) Proteins and antigens of Mycobacterium avium subsp. Paratuberculosis. Author(s): Bannantine, J. P., Kapur, V.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 120) Host-pathogen interactions and intracellular survival of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis. Author(s): Coussens, P., Dekuiper, J. L., Shoyama, F. M., Brenner, E., Lamont, E. A., Kabara, E., Sreevatsan, S.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 139) Drug susceptibility testing and antimicrobial resistance in Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis. Author(s): Sullivan, J. R., Behr, M. A.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 149) Paratuberculosis in cattle. Author(s): Fecteau, M. E.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 160) Paratuberculosis in sheep. Author(s): Begg, D., Whittington, R.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 174) Paratuberculosis in goats. Author(s): Lybeck, K. R., Tessema, G. T., Kampen, A. H., Djønne, B., Agdestein, A.
Chapter: 15 (Page no: 200) Infection of non-ruminant wildlife by Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis. Author(s): Fox, N. J., Smith, L. A., Stevenson, K., Davidson, R. S., Marion, G., Hutchings, M. R.
Chapter: 16 (Page no: 213) Experimental animal models of paratuberculosis. Author(s): Talaat, A. M., Wu ChiaWei, Hines, M. E., II
Chapter: 17 (Page no: 248) Immunology of paratuberculosis infection and disease. Author(s): Stabel, J. R., Koets, A., Silva, K. de
Chapter: 18 (Page no: 266) Cultivation of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis. Author(s): Whittington, R.
Chapter: 19 (Page no: 305) Diagnosis of paratuberculosis by PCR. Author(s): Plain, K. M., Marsh, I., Purdie, A. C.
Chapter: 20 (Page no: 333) Immune-based diagnosis of paratuberculosis. Author(s): Nielsen, S. S.
Chapter: 21 (Page no: 346) Paratuberculosis control measures. Author(s): Donat, K., Eisenberg, S., Whittington, R.
Chapter: 22 (Page no: 365) Paratuberculosis vaccines and vaccination. Author(s): Juste, R. A., Garrido, J. M., Elguezabal, N., Sevilla, I. A.
Chapter: 23 (Page no: 380) Development of new paratuberculosis vaccines. Author(s): Bull, T.