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Author Nicholas, Robin, 1951-

Title Mycoplasma diseases of ruminants / Robin Nicholas, Roger Ayling, Laura McAuliffe
Published Wallingford, UK ; Cambridge, MA : CABI, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 239 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Series CAB books
CAB books
Contents Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgements; PART I: METHODS; Chapter 1: Isolation and Growth of Mycoplasmas from Ruminants; Chapter 2: Detection and Differentiation of Mycoplasma Species Using PCR/Denaturing Gradient Gel Electrophoresis; Chapter 3: Detection of Mycoplasma Species Using Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR); Chapter 4: Molecular Typing of Mycoplasma Species; Chapter 5: Antigenic Analysis of Mycoplasmas; Chapter 6: Antimicrobial Sensitivity Testing; PART II: DISEASES; Chapter 7: Contagious Bovine Pleuropneumonia; Chapter 8: Contagious Agalactia
Summary This book presents data on research and development carried out on mycoplasma diseases of sheep, goats and cattle over the last decade by laboratories worldwide. Chapters include discussions on the isolation and growth of mycoplasmas from ruminants, detection and differentiation of Mycoplasma spp. using polymerase chain reaction (PCR)/gradient gel electrophoresis, molecular typing of Mycoplasma spp., antigenic analysis of mycoplasmas, antimicrobial sensitivity testing, contagious bovine pleuropneumonia, contagious agalactia, contagious caprine pleuropneumonia, bovine respiratory diseases, respiratory diseases of small ruminants, eye infections, reproductive diseases of cattle and emerging and unculturable Mycoplasma spp
Notes "Veterinary Laboratories Agency."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Mycoplasma diseases in animals.
Ruminants -- Diseases.
Mycoplasma Infections -- diagnosis.
Mycoplasma Infections -- veterinary.
Mycoplasma -- physiology.
Form Electronic book
Author Ayling, Roger.
McAuliffe, Laura.
Veterinary Laboratories Agency.
LC no. 2008018903
ISBN 0851990126 (alk. paper)
1845934644 (ebook)
9780851990125 (alk. paper)
9781845934644 (ebook)