Detection of Theileria luwenshuni in sheep from Great Britain

  title={Detection of Theileria luwenshuni in sheep from Great Britain},
  author={L. Phipps and L. M. Hern{\'a}ndez-Triana and H. Goharriz and D. Welchman and N. Johnson},
  journal={Parasites & Vectors},
  • L. Phipps, L. M. Hernández-Triana, +2 authors N. Johnson
  • Published 2016
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Parasites & Vectors
  • BackgroundTheileria spp. are tick-borne protozoan parasites of the Phylum Apicomplexa, Order Piroplasmida that infect a wide range of wild and domestic animals. In Great Britain, Theileria spp. have been reported from livestock associated with transmission by the tick Haemaphysalis punctata. However, these reports have not been associated with disease. This study has investigated the cause of a disease outbreak accompanied by mortality in a flock of sheep grazing reclaimed marshland in north… CONTINUE READING
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