Suggested person-to-person transmission of Mycobacterium bovis

Garg, Asha
August 2007
Thorax;Aug2007, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p740
Academic Journal
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.


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