Molecular detection and characterization of Theileria infection in cattle and yaks from Tibet Plateau Region, China

@article{Qin2016MolecularDA,
  title={Molecular detection and characterization of Theileria infection in cattle and yaks from Tibet Plateau Region, China},
  author={Gege Qin and Youquan Li and Junlong Liu and Zhijie Liu and Jifei Yang and Lin Zhang and Guangyuan Liu and Gui-quan Guan and Jia Luo and Hong Yin},
  journal={Parasitology Research},
  year={2016},
  volume={115},
  pages={2647-2652}
}
Theileriosis continues to threaten the livestock industry worldwide, but comprehensive epidemiological surveys for this disease have not been conducted in the Tibet Plateau Region, China. In this study, we screened 154 cattle blood samples from the Tibet Plateau Region (Lhasa, Lhoka, and Tianzhu), China, for detection of Theileria pathogens by polymerase chain reaction (PCR) with species-specific primers. The results revealed that the prevalence was 6.9 % (2/29) for Theileria orientalis and 27… CONTINUE READING
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