Prevalence of Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae serovars in England and Wales

O'Neill, C.; Jones, S. C. P.; Bossé, J. T.; Watson, C. M.; Williamson, S. M.; Rycroft, A. N.; Kroll, J. S.; Hartley, H. M.; Langford, P. R.
October 2010
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;Oct2010, Vol. 167 Issue 17, p661
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