Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae serovar 8 predominates in England and Wales

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Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae is a major cause of pleuropneumonia, an acute or chronic lung disease of pigs that causes significant morbidity, mortality and economic losses in the worldwide pig industry (Bossé and others 2002, Gottschalk 2012). There are 15 established serovars of the bacterium determined by the composition of the capsular polysaccharide… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/vr.103820

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