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  1. Content type: Research article

    Streptococcus suis (S. suis) is an important swine pathogen and an emerging zoonotic agent. Most clinical S. suis strains express capsular polysaccharides (CPS), which can be typed by ant...

    Authors: Han Zheng, Xiaotong Qiu, David Roy, Mariela Segura, Pengchen Du, Jianguo Xu and Marcelo Gottschalk

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2017 48:10

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  2. Content type: Review

    Bovine necro-haemorrhagic enteritis is an economically important disease caused by Clostridium perfringens type A strains. The disease mainly affects calves under intensive rearing conditions and is characterized...

    Authors: Evy Goossens, Bonnie R. Valgaeren, Bart Pardon, Freddy Haesebrouck, Richard Ducatelle, Piet R. Deprez and Filip Van Immerseel

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2017 48:9

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    Betanodavirus, also referred to nervous necrosis virus (NNV), is the causative agent of the fatal disease, viral nervous necrosis and has brought significant economic losses in marine and freshwater cultured f...

    Authors: Runqing Huang, Guohua Zhu, Jing Zhang, Yuxiong Lai, Yu Xu, Jianguo He and Junfeng Xie

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2017 48:8

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    Porcine contagious pleuropneumonia caused by Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae (APP) remains one of the major causes of poor growth performance and respiratory disease in pig herds. While the role of antibodies aga...

    Authors: Elena L. Sassu, Andrea Ladinig, Stephanie C. Talker, Maria Stadler, Christian Knecht, Heiko Stein, Janna Frömbling, Barbara Richter, Joachim Spergser, Monika Ehling-Schulz, Robert Graage, Isabel Hennig-Pauka and Wilhelm Gerner

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2017 48:4

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    Salmonella Enteriditis and Salmonella Typhimurium are commonly isolated during egg-related outbreaks of salmonellosis and represent a significant international public health issue. In Aus...

    Authors: Pardeep Sharma, Vivek V. Pande, Talia S. Moyle, Andrea R. McWhorter and Kapil K. Chousalkar

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2017 48:5

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    Riemerella anatipestifer is an important pathogen that causes septicemia anserum exsudativa in ducks. Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) is considered to be a major virulence factor of R. anatipest...

    Authors: Yafeng Dou, Xiaolan Wang, Guijing Yu, Shaohui Wang, Mingxing Tian, Jingjing Qi, Tao Li, Chan Ding and Shengqing Yu

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2017 48:6

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  7. Content type: Short report

    We generated and characterized site-directed HA mutants on the genetic backbone of H5N1 clade 2.3.4 virus preferentially binding to α-2,3 receptors in order to identify the key determinants in hemagglutinin re...

    Authors: Min Gu, Qunhui Li, Ruyi Gao, Dongchang He, Yunpeng Xu, Haixu Xu, Lijun Xu, Xiaoquan Wang, Jiao Hu, Xiaowen Liu, Shunlin Hu, Daxin Peng, Xinan Jiao and Xiufan Liu

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2017 48:7

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    The pathogenicity of Escherichia coli O78 strain K46, originally isolated from an outbreak of septicemia in neonatal lambs, was investigated in zebrafish embryo and murine models of infection. Its biofilm potenti...

    Authors: Cecilie K. Kjelstrup, Amelia E. Barber, J. Paul Norton, Matthew A. Mulvey and Trine M. L’Abée-Lund

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2017 48:3

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    The importance of diversity of Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae (M. hyopneumoniae) strains is not yet fully known. This study investigated the genetic diversity of M. hyopneumoniae strains in ten pig herds, and assessed ...

    Authors: Annelies Michiels, Katleen Vranckx, Sofie Piepers, Rubén Del Pozo Sacristán, Ioannis Arsenakis, Filip Boyen, Freddy Haesebrouck and Dominiek Maes

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2017 48:2

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    In 2013, several Austrian piglet-producing farms recorded outbreaks of action-related repetitive myoclonia in newborn piglets (“shaking piglets”). Malnutrition was seen in numerous piglets as a complication of...

    Authors: Lukas Schwarz, Christiane Riedel, Sandra Högler, Leonie J. Sinn, Thomas Voglmayr, Bettina Wöchtl, Nora Dinhopl, Barbara Rebel-Bauder, Herbert Weissenböck, Andrea Ladinig, Till Rümenapf and Benjamin Lamp

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2017 48:1

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    This study aimed to determine the porcine circovirus type 2 (PCV2) serological and virological dynamics in piglets vaccinated at different ages in a PCV2 subclinical infection (PCV2-SI) scenario. Six hundred a...

    Authors: Salvador Oliver-Ferrando, Joaquim Segalés, Sergio López-Soria, Antonio Callén, Olivier Merdy, François Joisel and Marina Sibila

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:121

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    Porcine circovirus type 2 (PCV2) is a ubiquitous pathogen in the swine industry worldwide. Previous studies have shown that PCV2 infection induces host cell apoptosis through up-regulation of p53. To further i...

    Authors: Dan Xu, Qian Du, Cong Han, Zengguo Wang, Xiujuan Zhang, Tongtong Wang, Xiaomin Zhao, Yong Huang and Dewen Tong

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:120

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  13. Content type: Review

    Marek’s disease (MD), caused by Marek’s disease virus (MDV), is a commercially important neoplastic disease of poultry which is only controlled by mass vaccination. Importantly, vaccines that can provide steri...

    Authors: Nitish Boodhoo, Angila Gurung, Shayan Sharif and Shahriar Behboudi

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:119

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    In 2014–2015, the US experienced an unprecedented outbreak of H5 clade highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) virus. The H5N2 HPAI virus outbreak in the Midwest in 2015 affected commercial turkey and...

    Authors: Kateri Bertran, Dong-Hun Lee, Charles Balzli, Mary J. Pantin-Jackwood, Erica Spackman and David E. Swayne

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:116

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    Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) is an arterivirus responsible for a widespread contagious disease of domestic pigs with high economic impact. Switzerland is one of the rare PRRSV-fr...

    Authors: Julie C. F. Rappe, Obdulio García-Nicolás, Franziska Flückiger, Barbara Thür, Martin A. Hofmann, Artur Summerfield and Nicolas Ruggli

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:117

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  16. Content type: Research article

    Porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) causes enteric disease in pigs and spreads rapidly after entering naïve pig populations. The objectives were to (1) compare the disease course following inoculation with ...

    Authors: Priscilla F. Gerber, Chao-Ting Xiao, Kelly Lager, Kimberly Crawford, Vikas Kulshreshtha, Dianjun Cao, Xiang-Jin Meng and Tanja Opriessnig

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:118

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  17. Content type: Research article

    Equine influenza virus (EIV) causes a highly contagious disease in horses and other equids. Recently, we isolated an H3N8 EIV (A/equine/Kyonggi/SA1/2011) from a domestic horse in South Korea that exhibited sym...

    Authors: Woonsung Na, Kwang-Soo Lyoo, Sun-Woo Yoon, Minjoo Yeom, Bokyu Kang, Hyoungjoon Moon, Hye Kwon Kim, Dae Gwin Jeong, Jeong-Ki Kim and Daesub Song

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:115

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    This study was designed to evaluate the role of E. coli α-hemolysin (HlyA) in the pathogenesis of canine pyometra, and on the immune response of canine endometrial epithelial and stromal cells. In Experiment 1, t...

    Authors: Sofia Henriques, Elisabete Silva, Marta F. Silva, Sandra Carvalho, Patrícia Diniz, Luís Lopes-da-Costa and Luisa Mateus

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:114

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    Apart from prion protein genotype, the factors determining the host range and susceptiblity for specific transmissible spongiform encephalopathy agents remain unclear. It is known that bovine atypical L-BSE ca...

    Authors: Marion M. Simmons, Melanie J. Chaplin, Timm Konold, Cristina Casalone, Katy E. Beck, Leigh Thorne, Sharon Everitt, Tobias Floyd, Derek Clifford and John Spiropoulos

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:112

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    Infectious endometritis is a major cause of reduced pregnancy rates in horses. The objectives of this study were to establish a timeline of the innate immune response in the uterus of healthy horses and to inv...

    Authors: Christina D. Marth, Simon M. Firestone, Lisa Y. Glenton, Glenn F. Browning, Neil D. Young and Natali Krekeler

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:110

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    Severe cases after pH1N1 infection are consequence of interstitial pneumonia triggered by alveolar viral replication and an exacerbated host immune response, characterized by the up-regulation of pro-inflammat...

    Authors: Beatriz Vidaña, Jorge Martínez, Jaime Martorell, María Montoya, Lorena Córdoba, Mónica Pérez and Natàlia Majó

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:113

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    Coccidiosis is endemic in the commercial broiler industry capable of inflicting devastating economic losses to poultry operations. Vaccines are relatively effective in controlling the disease; their efficacy c...

    Authors: Miranda M. Ritzi, Wael Abdelrahman, Kobus van-Heerden, Michaela Mohnl, Nathaniel W. Barrett and Rami A. Dalloul

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:111

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  23. Content type: Short report

    The transmission tree of the Israeli 2015 epidemic of highly pathogenic avian influenza (H5N1) was modelled by combining the spatio-temporal distribution of the outbreaks and the genetic distance between virus...

    Authors: Timothée Vergne, Guillaume Fournié, Michal Perry Markovich, Rolf J. F. Ypma, Ram Katz, Irena Shkoda, Avishai Lublin, Shimon Perk and Dirk U. Pfeiffer

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:109

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  24. Content type: Research Article

    Viral diseases are among the main challenges in farming of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). The most prevalent viral diseases in Norwegian salmon aquaculture are heart and skeletal muscle inflammation (HSMI) caused...

    Authors: Morten Lund, Magnus Vikan Røsæg, Aleksei Krasnov, Gerrit Timmerhaus, Ingvild Berg Nyman, Vidar Aspehaug, Espen Rimstad and Maria Krudtaa Dahle

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:107

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    Mycoplasmas are amongst the most successful pathogens of both humans and animals yet the molecular basis of mycoplasma pathogenesis is poorly understood. This is partly due to the lack of classical virulence f...

    Authors: Shivanand Hegde, Martina Zimmermann, Martina Flöck, Rene Brunthaler, Joachim Spergser, Renate Rosengarten and Rohini Chopra-Dewasthaly

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:106

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  26. Content type: Research Article

    Influenza virus infection in pigs is a major farming problem, causing considerable economic loss and posing a zoonotic threat. In addition the pig is an excellent model for understanding immunity to influenza ...

    Authors: Johanneke D. Hemmink, Sophie B. Morgan, Mario Aramouni, Helen Everett, Francisco J. Salguero, Laetitia Canini, Emily Porter, Margo Chase-Topping, Katy Beck, Ronan Mac Loughlin, B. Veronica Carr, Ian H. Brown, Mick Bailey, Mark Woolhouse, Sharon M. Brookes, Bryan Charleston…

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:103

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    Evaluation of reference genes for expression studies in chickens and turkeys is very much limited and unavailable for various infectious models. In this study, eight candidate reference genes HMBS, HPRT1, TBP,...

    Authors: Taniya Mitra, Ivana Bilic, Michael Hess and Dieter Liebhart

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:105

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  28. Content type: Research article

    Little is known about the host factor in the response to PRRSV vaccination. For this purpose, piglets were immunized with a commercial PRRSV-live vaccine and classified as high responders (HR) or low responder...

    Authors: Tahar Ait-Ali, Ivan Díaz, Ferran Soldevila, Esmeralda Cano, Yanli Li, Alison D. Wilson, Bruno Giotti, Alan L. Archibald, Enric Mateu and Laila Darwich

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:104

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  29. Content type: Research article

    The stomach of pigs at slaughter age is often colonized by Helicobacter (H.) suis, which is also the most prevalent gastric non-H. pylori Helicobacter (NHPH) species in humans. It is associated with chronic gastr...

    Authors: Guangzhi Zhang, Richard Ducatelle, Belgacem Mihi, Annemieke Smet, Bram Flahou and Freddy Haesebrouck

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:101

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  30. Content type: Research article

    Salmonid alphavirus subtype 3 (SAV3) causes pancreas disease (PD) and adversely affects salmonid aquaculture in Europe. A better understanding of disease transmission is currently needed in order to manage PD ...

    Authors: Jiraporn Jarungsriapisit, Lindsey J. Moore, Stig Mæhle, Cecilie Skår, Ann Cathrine Einen, Ingrid Uglenes Fiksdal, Hugh Craig Morton, Sigurd O. Stefansson, Geir Lasse Taranger and Sonal Patel

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:102

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  31. Content type: Research article

    The colonization of poultry with different Salmonella enterica serovars poses an issue throughout the world. In this study we therefore tested the efficacy of a vaccine consisting of attenuated strains of Salmone...

    Authors: Karolina Varmuzova, Marcela Faldynova, Marta Elsheimer-Matulova, Alena Sebkova, Ondrej Polansky, Hana Havlickova, Frantisek Sisak and Ivan Rychlik

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:94

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  32. Content type: Research article

    Yersinia ruckeri is the causative agent of enteric redmouth disease of fish that causes significant economic losses, particularly in salmonids. Bacterial pathogens differentially express ...

    Authors: Gokhlesh Kumar, Karin Hummel, Maike Ahrens, Simon Menanteau-Ledouble, Timothy J. Welch, Martin Eisenacher, Ebrahim Razzazi-Fazeli and Mansour El-Matbouli

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:100

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  33. Content type: Research article

    Scrapie and bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) are transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSE’s) affecting sheep and goats. Susceptibility of goats to scrapie is influenced by polymorphisms of the prio...

    Authors: Susanne Niedermeyer, Martin Eiden, Pavlos Toumazos, Penelope Papasavva-Stylianou, Ioannis Ioannou, Theodoros Sklaviadis, Cynthia Panagiotidis, Jan Langeveld, Alex Bossers, Thorsten Kuczius, Martin Kaatz, Martin H. Groschup and Christine Fast

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:99

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  34. Content type: Review

    Co-infections are very common in nature and occur when hosts are infected by two or more different pathogens either by simultaneous or secondary infections so that two or more infectious agents are active toge...

    Authors: Mohamed H. Kotob, Simon Menanteau-Ledouble, Gokhlesh Kumar, Mahmoud Abdelzaher and Mansour El-Matbouli

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:98

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    The Erratum to this article has been published in Veterinary Research 2017 48:26

  35. Content type: Short report

    The recently discovered nonprimate hepacivirus (NPHV) naturally infects horses and is the closest known homolog of hepatitis C virus to date. Within a follow-up study acute field infections were monitored in f...

    Authors: Theresa Gather, Stephanie Walter, Stephanie Pfaender, Daniel Todt, Karsten Feige, Eike Steinmann and Jessika M. V. Cavalleri

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:97

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  36. Content type: Research article

    Host prion (PrPC) genotype is a major determinant for the susceptibility to prion diseases. The Q/K222-PrPC polymorphic variant provides goats and mice with high resistance against classical scrapie and bovine sp...

    Authors: Patricia Aguilar-Calvo, Juan-Carlos Espinosa, Olivier Andréoletti, Lorenzo González, Leonor Orge, Ramón Juste and Juan-María Torres

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:96

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  37. Content type: Short report

    Chronic wasting disease (CWD) is a fatal contagious prion disease in cervids that is enzootic in some areas in North America. The disease has been found in deer, elk and moose in the USA and Canada, and in Sou...

    Authors: Sylvie L. Benestad, Gordon Mitchell, Marion Simmons, Bjørnar Ytrehus and Turid Vikøren

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:88

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  38. Content type: Research article

    Mannheimia haemolytica is a Gram negative bacterium that is part of the bovine respiratory disease, which causes important economic losses in the livestock industry. In the present work, ...

    Authors: Luisa Samaniego-Barrón, Sarahí Luna-Castro, Carolina Piña-Vázquez, Francisco Suárez-Güemes and Mireya de la Garza

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:93

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  39. Content type: Research article

    Vaccines targeting enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli (EHEC) O157:H7 shedding in cattle are only partially protective. The correlates of protection of these vaccines are unknown, but it is probable that they red...

    Authors: Alexander Corbishley, Timothy K. Connelley, Eliza B. Wolfson, Keith Ballingall, Amy E. Beckett, David L. Gally and Tom N. McNeilly

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:90

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    The European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) is an important farmed fish species in the Mediterranean area, very sensitive to the infection by encephalopathy and retinopathy virus (VERv), or Betanodavirus, which ...

    Authors: Noelia Nuñez-Ortiz, Francesco Pascoli, Simona Picchietti, Francesco Buonocore, Chiara Bernini, Marica Toson, Giuseppe Scapigliati and Anna Toffan

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:89

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  41. Content type: Research article

    We have shown previously that BHV-1 infection activates Erk1/2 signaling. Here, we show that BHV-1 provoked an early-stage transient and late-stage sustained activation of JNK, p38MAPK and c-Jun signaling in M...

    Authors: Liqian Zhu, Chen Yuan, Liyuan Huang, Xiuyan Ding, Jianye Wang, Dong Zhang and Guoqiang Zhu

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:91

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  42. Content type: Research article

    Brucellosis, caused by a facultative intracellular pathogen Brucella, is one of the most prevalent zoonosis worldwide. Host infection relies on several uncanonical virulence factors. A recent research hotpot is t...

    Authors: Jianpeng Gao, Mingxing Tian, Yanqing Bao, Peng Li, Jiameng Liu, Chan Ding, Shaohui Wang, Tao Li and Shengqing Yu

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:87

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  43. Content type: Research article

    Teleost fish faced with stressful stimuli launch an endocrine stress response through activation of the hypothalamic-pituitary-interrenal axis to release glucocorticoids, in particular cortisol, into the blood...

    Authors: Annelies Maria Declercq, Johan Aerts, Bart Ampe, Freddy Haesebrouck, Sarah De Saeger and Annemie Decostere

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:84

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    Two different forms of clinical paratuberculosis in sheep are recognised, related to the level of bacterial colonization. Paucibacillary lesions are largely composed of lymphocytes with few bacteria, and multi...

    Authors: Louise Nicol, Hazel Wilkie, Anton Gossner, Craig Watkins, Robert Dalziel and John Hopkins

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:83

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  45. Content type: Research article

    A transmission experiment involving 5-week-old specific-pathogen-free (SPF) piglets, with (MDA+) or without maternally-derived antibodies (MDA), was carried out to evaluate the impact of passive immunity on the ...

    Authors: Charlie Cador, Séverine Hervé, Mathieu Andraud, Stéphane Gorin, Frédéric Paboeuf, Nicolas Barbier, Stéphane Quéguiner, Céline Deblanc, Gaëlle Simon and Nicolas Rose

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:86

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    The Erratum to this article has been published in Veterinary Research 2016 47:95

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    Vaccination of neonatal calves with BCG induces a significant level of protection from infection with Mycobacterium bovis, the causative agent of bovine tuberculosis. Since neonatal vaccination of humans with BCG...

    Authors: Carly A. Hamilton, Suman Mahan, Gary Entrican and Jayne C. Hope

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:85

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    Vaccination of laying hens has been successfully used to reduce egg contamination by Salmonella Enteritidis, decreasing human salmonellosis cases worldwide. Currently used vaccines for layers are either inactivat...

    Authors: Sofie Kilroy, Ruth Raspoet, Freddy Haesebrouck, Richard Ducatelle and Filip Van Immerseel

    Citation: Veterinary Research 2016 47:82

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