A Backhans

Summary

Affiliation: Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi Occurrence of pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica and Yersinia pseudotuberculosis in small wild rodents
    A Backhans
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Epidemiol Infect 139:1230-8. 2011
  2. doi Occurrence of pathogens in wild rodents caught on Swedish pig and chicken farms
    A Backhans
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Epidemiol Infect 141:1885-91. 2013
  3. doi Typing of Brachyspira spp. from rodents, pigs and chickens on Swedish farms
    A Backhans
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Microbiol 153:156-62. 2011

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi Occurrence of pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica and Yersinia pseudotuberculosis in small wild rodents
    A Backhans
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Epidemiol Infect 139:1230-8. 2011
    ..Thus, rodents may be vectors for the transmission of pathogenic Y. enterocolitica to pigs, acting as carriers rather than a reservoir, and should therefore remain an important issue in hygiene control measures on farms...
  2. doi Occurrence of pathogens in wild rodents caught on Swedish pig and chicken farms
    A Backhans
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Epidemiol Infect 141:1885-91. 2013
    ..were common, although no zoonotic types were verified, and Salmonella enterica was isolated from 1/11 mice on one farm but not detected by PCR from any of the rodents. Trichinella spp. and Toxoplasma gondii were not detected...
  3. doi Typing of Brachyspira spp. from rodents, pigs and chickens on Swedish farms
    A Backhans
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Microbiol 153:156-62. 2011
    ..PCR analyses of the plasmid-encoded and potential virulence determinants rfb genes B, A, D and C showed that they were present in isolates of B. hyodysenteriae of porcine, mallard and rodent origin...