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We have previously reported that the pCS20 PCR detection assay for Cowdria ruminantium, the causative agent of heartwater disease of ruminants, is more sensitive than xenodiagnosis and the pCS20 DNA(More)
With the human population predicted to reach 9 billion by 2050, increasing food supplies while maintaining adequate standards of animal welfare has become a global priority. In the poultry industry,(More)
Detection of heartwater is not always easy especially because all the serological assays so far available either have poor sensitivity or specificity. The indirect MAP-1B ELISA has been reported to(More)
Insulin-like growth factor (IGF) -1 and -2 and binding protein (IGFBP-2, -4, and -5) expression can be affected by several environmental factors, but the impact of movement on the IGF axis during(More)