- Horizontal transmission of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in cattle in an experimental setting: calves can transmit the infection to other calvesH J W van Roermund
Quantitative Veterinary Epidemiology, Animal Sciences Group ASG Wageningen University and Research Centre, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
Vet Microbiol 122:270-9. 2007..The R [95% CI] of cow-calf and calf-calf transmission were estimated as 2.7 [1.1, 6.6] and 0.9 [0.1, 3.2] new infections per infectious animal during 3 months...
- No between-pen transmission of foot-and-mouth disease virus in vaccinated pigsH J W van Roermund
Quantitative Veterinary Epidemiology and Risk Analysis, Division of Virology, Central Veterinary Institute CVI of Wageningen UR, P O Box 65, 8200AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
Vaccine 28:4452-61. 2010..Vaccination of pigs reduces the pen-to-adjacent pen R to values significantly below 1, whereas previous studies showed that it does not reduce the within-pen R(0) to values below 1...
- Breeding with resistant rams leads to rapid control of classical scrapie in affected sheep flocksGonnie Nodelijk
Department of Epidemiology, Crisis organisation and Diagnostics, Central Veterinary Institute of Wageningen UR, P, O, Box 65, 8200 AB Lelystad, The Netherlands
Vet Res 42:5. 2011..This suggests that control at the national scale can be obtained without a loss of genetic polymorphisms from any of the sheep breeds...