The use of ELISAs for monitoring exposure of pig herds to Brachyspira hyodysenteriae

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BACKGROUND Swine dysentery (SD), a mucohaemorrhagic diarrhoeal disease of pigs, results from infection of the large intestine with the spirochaete Brachyspira hyodysenteriae. ELISA systems using whole spirochaete cells (WC) and the B. hyodysenteriae outer membrane lipoprotein Bhlp29.7 previously have been established as potential diagnostic tools for SD… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1746-6148-8-6

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@inproceedings{Song2012TheUO, title={The use of ELISAs for monitoring exposure of pig herds to Brachyspira hyodysenteriae}, author={Yong Song and B. S. Frey and David J. D. Hampson}, booktitle={BMC veterinary research}, year={2012} }