Lymphatic fluid used to detect Johne's

Lymphatic fluid used to detect Johne's

Researchers test lymphatic fluid to detect Johne's bacterium earlier, faster and more accurately than current methods.

PARATUBERCULOSIS, also known as Johne's disease, is a bovine disease caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis (MAP).

Calves become infected via exposure to the bacterium through contaminated feces or milk and can develop heavy diarrhea years later.

In order to recognize the disease before it manifests, researchers from the Univer

All access premium subscription

This content requires a subscription to Feedstuffs in order to access. If you are a paid subscriber, use your email and password to Log In now.


Current Feedstuffs Subscribers: Online and mobile access are now included at no charge to you. To read this article, use your subscriber email and password to log-in to your account (or contact us for assistance in updating your account.)


Not Currently a Subscriber: Subscribe NOW to Feedstuffs and receive our print and/or digital publications, enewsletters and premium online content. Visit Feedstuffs.com and click on Subscribe at the top of the page for more information.


SUBSCRIBE NOW https://circulation.feedstuffs.com/Publications.aspx


TO RENEW YOUR SUBSCRIPTION https://circulation.feedstuffs.com/SubscriptionOffers.aspx


Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish