TITLE

Suggested person-to-person transmission of Mycobacterium bovis

AUTHOR(S)
Garg, Asha
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Thorax;Aug2007, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p740
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study which examines the issue of person-to-person transmission of Mycobacterium bovis (M bovis). The study discusses several cases of M bovis transmission in a setting associated with tuberculosis. Moreover, an epidemiological investigation using deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) fingerprinting and surveillance data from the Mycobacterial Surveillance Network and the Veterinary Laboratories Agency in Great Britain has been determined.
ACCESSION #
26359997

 

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