Disease threats to the endangered Iberian lynx (Lynx pardinus).

@article{Milln2009DiseaseTT,
  title={Disease threats to the endangered Iberian lynx (Lynx pardinus).},
  author={Javier Mill{\'a}n and M G Candela and Francisco Palomares and Mar{\'i}a Jos{\'e} Luque Cubero and Alejandro Jimenez Rodriguez and Marta Barral and Jos{\'e} de la Fuente and S Almer{\'i}a and Lu{\'i}s Le{\'o}n-Vizca{\'i}no},
  journal={Veterinary journal},
  year={2009},
  volume={182 1},
  pages={
          114-24
        }
}
The Iberian lynx, (Lynx pardinus), is the most endangered felid in the world. To determine whether sympatric carnivores are reservoirs of pathogens posing a disease risk for the lynx, evidence of exposure to 17 viral, bacterial and protozoan agents was investigated in 176 carnivores comprising 26 free-living lynx, 53 domestic cats, 28 dogs, 33 red foxes (Vulpes vulpes), 24 Egyptian mongooses (Herpestes ichneumon), 10 common genets (Genetta genetta) and 2 Eurasian badgers (Meles meles) in the… CONTINUE READING
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