Colonization of 8-week-old conventionally reared goats by Escherichia coli O157 : H7 after oral inoculation.

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Enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157 : H7 infections of man have been associated with consumption of unpasteurized goat's milk and direct contact with kid goats on petting farms, yet little is known about colonization of goats with this organism. To assess the contribution of flagella and intimin of E. coli O157 : H7 in colonization of the goat, 8-week… (More)

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@article{Ragione2005ColonizationO8, title={Colonization of 8-week-old conventionally reared goats by Escherichia coli O157 : H7 after oral inoculation.}, author={Robert M La Ragione and Nadeem Ahmed and Allan Best and Derek Clifford and Ulrike Weyer and William A. Cooley and L. Johnson and Geoff Pearson and Michael Woodward}, journal={Journal of medical microbiology}, year={2005}, volume={54 Pt 5}, pages={485-92} }