Prevalence and seroepidemiology of Haemophilus parasuis in Sichuan province, China

@inproceedings{Wang2017PrevalenceAS,
  title={Prevalence and seroepidemiology of Haemophilus parasuis in Sichuan province, China},
  author={Zhenghao Wang and Qin Zhao and Hailin Wei and Xintian Wen and Sanjie Cao and Xiaobo Huang and Rui Wu and Qi-gui Yan and Yong Huang and Yiping Wen},
  booktitle={PeerJ},
  year={2017}
}
Haemophilus parasuis, the causative agent of Glässer's disease, has been reported as widespread, but little is known about its epidemiology in the Sichuan province of China. The goal of our research is to reveal the prevalence and distribution of H. parasuis in this area. Sampling and isolation were performed across Sichuan; isolates were processed using serotyping multiplex PCR (serotyping-mPCR) and agar gel diffusion (AGD) for confirmation of serovar identity. This study was carried out from… CONTINUE READING