- Ante mortem diagnosis of tuberculosis in cattle: a review of the tuberculin tests, gamma-interferon assay and other ancillary diagnostic techniquesR de la Rua-Domenech
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Tuberculosis Division, 1A Page Street, London SW1P 4PQ, United Kingdom
Res Vet Sci 81:190-210. 2006..The strategic deployment of ancillary in vitro tests alongside the primary skin tests has enhanced the detection of M. bovis-infected cattle and reduced the number of animals slaughtered as false positives...
- Human Mycobacterium bovis infection in the United Kingdom: Incidence, risks, control measures and review of the zoonotic aspects of bovine tuberculosisRicardo de la Rua-Domenech
Tuberculosis Division, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 1a Page Street, London SW1P 4PQ, UK
Tuberculosis (Edinb) 86:77-109. 2006....
- Bottlenecks and broomsticks: the molecular evolution of Mycobacterium bovisNoel H Smith
Veterinary Laboratories Agency, Weybridge, New Haw, Addlestone, Surrey, KT15 3NB UK
Nat Rev Microbiol 4:670-81. 2006..We also discuss the practical implications of applying this knowledge to understanding the spread of infection and the development of improved vaccines and diagnostic tests...
- TB in goats caused by Mycobacterium bovisTim Crawshaw
Vet Rec 163:127. 2008