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Table 1 Details of field ovine classical scrapie sources used for bioassay

From: The interpretation of disease phenotypes to identify TSE strains following murine bioassay: characterisation of classical scrapie

Inoculum code Genotype Sheep breed Year collected
2* VV:RR:QQ Clun X§ 1998
5 AV:RR:QQ Swaledale 1996
8 VV:RR:QQ Welsh Mountain X 1997
19 AA:RR:QQ Mule 1997
19* AA:RR:QQ Welsh Mountain X 1998
20 AV:RR:QQ Mule 1997
32* AV:RR:QQ Welsh X Cheviot 1998
41* VV:RR:QQ Bleu du Maine 1998
42* VV:RR:QQ Bleu du Maine 1999
53 AA:RR:QQ Suffolk 1997
55 AA:RR:QQ Suffolk X Mule 1997
59 AA:RR:QQ Suffolk X 1997
72 AA:RR:QQ Suffolk 1998
73 VV:RR:QQ Crossbred 1998
77 VV:RR:QQ Polled Dorset 1998
80 AA:RR:QQ Mule 1999
81 VV:RR:QQ Charollais X 1999
81* AV:RR:QQ Bleu du Maine 2000
84* AV:RR:QQ Easy care 2000
85* AV:RR:QQ Easy care 2000
93* AV:RR:QQ Swaledale 2000
103* VV:RR:QQ Welsh X Cheviot 1998
104* VV:RR:QQ Welsh X Cheviot 1998
111* AV:RR:QQ Swaledale 2000
  1. *indicates that the sample originated in study 2.
  2. §X indicates a cross bred animal where the main phenotypic characteristics were contributed by the breed indicated. The flocks included in this study were commercial holdings and the breeding status was not always well established.