Effects of Brucella abortus biotype 1 infection on the reproductive performance of Sprague-Dawley rats.

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The aim of this study was to assess the impact of Brucella abortus biotype 1 infection on the reproductive performance using Sprague-Dawley (SD) rat model. Virgin female SD rats (n = 24) were infected intraperitoneally with 0.1 mL of saline containing 1 x 10(11) Colony Forming Unit (CFU) of pathogenic B. abortus biotype 1 Korean bovine isolate. Control rats… (More)

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@article{Islam2009EffectsOB, title={Effects of Brucella abortus biotype 1 infection on the reproductive performance of Sprague-Dawley rats.}, author={Md. Ariful Islam and Mst. Minara Khatun and Byeong Kirl Baek and Il Jun Lee}, journal={Pakistan journal of biological sciences : PJBS}, year={2009}, volume={12 4}, pages={353-9} }