Mycoplasmas – ever present pathogens ?

  title={Mycoplasmas – ever present pathogens ?},
  author={Janet M. Bradbury},
21 By the early 1980s two of the pathogenic poultry mycoplasmas, M. gallisepticum and M. synoviae had been successfully eradicated from chicken and turkey primary breeding stock, and this success was soon to be followed by the eradication of M. meleagridis from primary turkey breeders. There was then a genuine belief amongst avian mycoplasmologists that… CONTINUE READING