Andreia M. Afonso

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To gain further insight into the pathogenesis of Mycoplasma bovis-associated pneumonia, cytokine expression in different pulmonary compartments was examined. The expression of tumour necrosis factor (TNF)-α, interleukin (IL)-4 and interferon (IFN)-γ was examined immunohistochemically in the lung of 10 calves infected experimentally with M. bovis. M. bovis(More)
Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae (Mh) is a bacterium that specifically infects the surface of bronchi and bronchioles of pigs without invading the host cells, and it is considered to be the primary agent of porcine enzootic pneumonia (PEN). The present study investigates the morphological and immunohistological changes induced in bronchiolar epithelium by Mh(More)
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