Reliability in somatic cell count measurement of clinical mastitis milk using DeLaval cell counter.

@article{Kawai2013ReliabilityIS,
  title={Reliability in somatic cell count measurement of clinical mastitis milk using DeLaval cell counter.},
  author={Kazuhiro Kawai and Tomohito Hayashi and Yoshio Kiku and Tomoyuki Chiba and Hajime Nagahata and Hidetoshi Higuchi and Tetsu Obayashi and Seigo Itoh and Ken Onda and Sachiko Arai and Reiichiro Sato and Toshio Oshida},
  journal={Animal science journal = Nihon chikusan Gakkaiho},
  year={2013},
  volume={84 12},
  pages={
          805-7
        }
}
Somatic cell counts (SCC) measurements are typically performed using quantitative methods, such as the Breed method (Breed) and the Fossomatic method (FSCC). The DeLaval cell counter (DCC) developed recently is a quantitative somatic cell counter with a low initial cost and superior portability. However, since the DCC was specifically developed for measuring SCC of ≤ 4 × 10(6) cells/mL milk from bulk tanks or individual cows, its reliability for estimating SCC that exceed this concentration has… 
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