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In Egypt, limited studies were performed to investigate Jhon's disease (JD) caused by Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis (MAP). This study was concerned with diagnosis of MAP in cattle dairy farms using indirect-ELISA technique and amplification of IS900 using PCR technique for...

Author(s)
Abdelaal, A. M.; Elgioushy, M. M.; Gouda, S. M.; El-Adl, M. M.; Hashish, E. A.; Elgaml, S. A.; Ali, M. O.; El-Gedawy, A. A.
Publisher
Veterinarska Fakulteta, Univerza v Ljubljani, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Citation
Slovenian Veterinary Research, 2019, 56, Suppl. 22, pp 421-431
Abstract

Using imperfect tests may lead to biased estimates of disease frequency and of associations between risk factors and disease. For instance in longitudinal udder health studies, both quarters at risk and incident intramammary infections (IMI) can be wrongly identified, resulting in selection and...

Author(s)
Haine, D.; Dohoo, I.; Scholl, D.; Dufour, S.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2018, 150, pp 162-167
Abstract

Respiratory disease of young dairy calves is a significant cause of morbidity, mortality, economic loss, and animal welfare concern but there is no gold standard diagnostic test for antemortem diagnosis. Clinical signs typically used to make a diagnosis of respiratory disease of calves are fever,...

Author(s)
McGuirk, S. M.; Peek, S. F.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Animal Health Research Reviews, 2014, 15, 2, pp 145-147
Abstract

Pioneer studies on infectious disease and immunology by Jenner, Pasteur, Koch, Von Behring, Nocard, Roux, and Ehrlich forged a path for the dual-purpose with dual benefit approach, demonstrating a profound relevance of veterinary studies for biomedical applications. Tuberculosis (TB), primarily due ...

Author(s)
Waters, W. R.; Maggioli, M. F.; McGill, J. L.; Lyashchenko, K. P.; Palmer, M. V.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology, 2014, 159, 3/4, pp 113-132
Abstract

HoBi-like viruses, also referred to as bovine viral diarrhea virus 3 (BVDV-3) and atypical pestivirus, have been proposed as a new putative bovine pestivirus species. These viruses were first identified in the last decade and are currently distributed in at least three continents. Published...

Author(s)
Bauermann, F. V.; Ridpath, J. F.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Animal Health Research Reviews, 2015, 16, 1, pp 64-69
Abstract

Necropsies are an integral part of health programs in cattle feeding operations. Multiple benefits include better methods of fine tuning prevention and treatment programs. Disease processes are made visible and can be used in the very important process of training cattle handling personnel....

Author(s)
Glock, R. D.; Portillo, T. A.
Publisher
American Association of Bovine Practitioners, Stillwater, USA
Citation
Proceedings of the Forty-Seventh Annual Conference of the American Association of Bovine Practitioners, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA, 18-20 September 2014, 2014, pp 14-17
Abstract

Diagnosis of acute bovine besnoitiosis is a major diagnostic problem. We developed diagnostic tests to serologically diagnose and differentiate acute and chronic cases of bovine besnoitiosis using affinity purified antigens of Besnoitia besnoiti tachyzoites in immunoblots and in both, a...

Author(s)
Schares, G.; Langenmayer, M. C.; Scharr, J. C.; Minke, L.; Maksimov, P.; Maksimov, A.; Schares, S.; Bärwald, A.; Basso, W.; Dubey, J. P.; Conraths, F. J.; Gollnick, N. S.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
International Journal for Parasitology, 2013, 43, 2, pp 143-154
Abstract

Vaccination is a key strategy for control of tuberculosis (TB), and considerable progress has been made in the past 5 years to develop improved vaccines for humans and animals, differentiate vaccinated animals from those infected with Mycobacterium bovis and deliver vaccines to wildlife. Studies...

Author(s)
Buddle, B. M.; Parlane, N. A.; Wedlock, D. N.; Heiser, A.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2013, 60, s1, pp 136-146
Abstract

Belgium obtained the bovine tuberculosis (bTB) officially free status in 2003 (EC Decision 2003/467/EC). This study was carried out to evaluate the components of the current bTB surveillance program in Belgium and to determine the sensitivity of this program. Secondly, alternatives to optimize the...

Author(s)
Welby, S.; Govaerts, M.; Vanholme, L.; Hooyberghs, J.; Mennens, K.; Maes, L.; Stede, Y. van der
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Preventive Veterinary Medicine, 2012, 106, 2, pp 152-161
Abstract

Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M. tb) has been shown to be the main causative agent of tuberculosis in elephants worldwide. M. tb may be transmitted from infected humans to other species including elephants and vice versa, in case of prolonged intensive contact. An accurate diagnostic approach...

Author(s)
Angkawanish, T.; Morar, D.; Kooten, P. van; Bontekoning, I.; Schreuder, J.; Maas, M.; Wajjwalku, W.; Sirimalaisuwan, A.; Michel, A.; Tijhaar, E.; Rutten, V.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, 2013, 60, s1, pp 53-59

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