- Risk factors for the introduction and within-herd transmission of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis (MAP) infection on 59 Irish dairy herdsW Cashman
Riverstown Cross, Glanmire, CO, Cork
Ir Vet J 61:464-7. 2008..The findings of viable MAP in the presence of known transmission factors in non-clinically affected herds could be a prelude to long-term problems for the Irish cattle and agri-business generally...
- Isolation and detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis (MAP) from cattle in Ireland using both traditional culture and molecular based methodsPierre E Douarre
Cork Institute of Technology, Bishopstown, Cork, Ireland
Gut Pathog 2:11. 2010..Faecal samples (290) were collected and screened for MAP by a conventional culture method and two PCR assays. In order to further evaluate the usefulness of molecular testing, a nested PCR was also assessed...