Affiliation: National Veterinary Institute
- A descriptive study of the prevalence of atypical and classical scrapie in sheep in 20 European countriesAlexandre Fediaevsky
AFSSA Lyon, Unité Epidémiologie, 31 avenue Tony Garnier, 69364 Lyon Cedex 07, France
BMC Vet Res 4:19. 2008....
- The prevalence of atypical scrapie in sheep from positive flocks is not higher than in the general sheep population in 11 European countriesAlexandre Fediaevsky
Section of Epidemiology, National Veterinary Institute, PO Box 750 Sentrum, 0106 Oslo, Norway
BMC Vet Res 6:9. 2010..The aim of this study was to investigate the occurrence of additional cases in flocks affected by atypical scrapie using surveillance data collected in Europe in order to ascertain whether atypical scrapie, is contagious...
- Disease awareness, information retrieval and change in biosecurity routines among pig farmers in association with the first PRRS outbreak in SwedenMaria Nöremark
SVA, National Veterinary Institute, Department of Disease Control and Epidemiology, Uppsala 751 89, Sweden
Prev Vet Med 90:1-9. 2009..The results from this study could be useful when planning information campaigns during future outbreaks and when modelling disease outbreaks...
- Spatial and temporal investigations of reported movements, births and deaths of cattle and pigs in SwedenMaria Nöremark
SVA, National Veterinary Institute, Department of Disease Control and Epidemiology, 75189 Uppsala, Sweden
Acta Vet Scand 51:37. 2009..The results can be used for contingency planning, modelling of disease spread and design of disease control programs...
- Application of routines that contribute to on-farm biosecurity as reported by Swedish livestock farmersM Nöremark
Department of Disease Control and Epidemiology, National Veterinary Institute, Uppsala, Sweden
Transbound Emerg Dis 57:225-36. 2010..There is also a need to further investigate the motivators and constraints for altered routines among both Swedish livestock farmers and professionals visiting farms...
- Network analysis of cattle and pig movements in Sweden: measures relevant for disease control and risk based surveillanceMaria Nöremark
SVA, National Veterinary Institute, Department of Disease Control and Epidemiology, 751 89 Uppsala, Sweden
Prev Vet Med 99:78-90. 2011....
- Application of network analysis parameters in risk-based surveillance - examples based on cattle trade data and bovine infections in SwedenJenny Frössling
Department of Disease Control and Epidemiology, National Veterinary Institute, SE 751 89 Uppsala, Sweden
Prev Vet Med 105:202-8. 2012..It is concluded that network measures for the relevant time period based on updated databases of animal movements can provide a simple and straight forward tool for risk-based sampling...
- Bovine spongiform encephalopathy in Sweden: an H-type variantDolores Gavier-Widen
National Veterinary Institute, S 75189 Uppsala, Sweden
J Vet Diagn Invest 20:2-10. 2008..PrP-gene sequencing showed 6 copy octarepeat alleles and no abnormalities. It is postulated that the disease had a spontaneous origin, rather than having had been acquired in the BSE epidemic...