Detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in a sheep flock in Tuscany

@article{Galiero2015DetectionOM,
  title={Detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in a sheep flock in Tuscany},
  author={Alessia Galiero and Filippo Fratini and Barbara Turchi and Giuseppe Colombani and Roberta Nuvoloni and Domenico Cerri},
  journal={Tropical Animal Health and Production},
  year={2015},
  volume={47},
  pages={1567-1571}
}
Paratuberculosis is an infectious disease which affects ruminants. In this work, a sheep flock in Garfagnana district (Tuscany, Italy) was examined by agar gel immune-diffusion (AGID) tests, culture, and PCR from feces, milk, tissue samples, and cheeses. At the first AGID test, 7/280 (2.5 %) animals were positive. From these animals, feces and milk samples were collected: 4/7 feces (57.14 %) and 2/7 milk samples (28.57 %) were positive to culture and 7/7 (100 %) feces samples and 1/7 milk… CONTINUE READING
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