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Comparison of gyrA Mutations, Cyclohexane Resistance, and the Presence of Class I Integrons in Salmonella enterica from Farm Animals in England and Wales
ABSTRACT This study is focused on real-time detection of gyrA mutations and of the presence of class I integrons in a panel of 100 veterinary isolates of Salmonella enterica from farm animals. TheExpand
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Investigation of the genetic diversity among isolates of Salmonella enterica serovar Dublin from animals and humans from England, Wales and Ireland
Aims: To assess the degree of genetic diversity among animal Salmonella Dublin UK isolates, and to compare it with the genetic diversity found among human isolates from the same time period.
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Absence of enteroaggregative Escherichia coli in farmed animals in Great Britain
swine species to infection with porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus. Proceedings of the American Association ofSwine Practitioners Conference. Indianapolis, USA, March 11 to 14, 2000.Expand
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An in situ method for determining bacterial survival on food preparation surfaces using a redox dye
A simple method is described for the direct enumeration of viable bacteria dried on test surfaces. Inoculated surfaces were overlayed with agar and after incubation nitroblue tetrazolium solutionExpand
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The application of high resolution diffusion NMR to the analysis of manuka honey.
The application of DOSY (Diffusion Ordered SpectroscopY) NMR as a technique for the virtual separation of key components of manuka honey and the implications for future discriminatory analysis ofExpand
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The withdrawal of antimicrobial treatment as a mechanism for defeating resistant microorganisms.
Antimicrobial resistance is a major concern in health care and farming settings throughout the world. The level of antimicrobial resistance continues to increase and the requirement for a novel andExpand
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Molecular characterisation of atypical BSE prions by mass spectrometry and changes following transmission to sheep and transgenic mouse models
The prion hypothesis proposes a causal relationship between the misfolded prion protein (PrPSc) molecular entity and the disease transmissible spongiform encephalopathy (TSE). Variations in theExpand
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Transmissible spongiform encephalopathy in goats: is PrP rapid test sensitivity affected by genotype?
Transmissible spongiform encephalopathy (TSE) surveillance in goats relies on tests initially approved for cattle, subsequently assessed for sheep, and approval extrapolated for use in “smallExpand
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Assessing the aggregated probability of entry of a novel prion disease agent into the United Kingdom
Abstract In 2018 prion disease was detected in camels at an abattoir in Algeria for the first time. The emergence of prion disease in this species made it prudent to assess the probability ofExpand