Role of Chlamydophila abortus in ovine and caprine abortion in Sardinia, Italy

@article{Masala2005RoleOC,
  title={Role of Chlamydophila abortus in ovine and caprine abortion in Sardinia, Italy},
  author={Giovanna Masala and Rosaura Porcu and Giovanna Sanna and A. Tanda and Sebastiana Tola},
  journal={Veterinary Research Communications},
  year={2005},
  volume={29},
  pages={117-123}
}
Between 1999–2003, 14 321 sera and 646 abortion samples (498 foetuses and 148 placentae) were analysed from 807 sheep and goat farms distributed all over the island of Sardinia. After notification of abortion in a flock, sera collected at random from adult animals were examined to detect antibodies specific to Chlamydophila (C.) abortus by ELISA, whereas… CONTINUE READING