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Study shows brucellosis pathways among elk, cattle

U.S. Geological Survey and its partners show how brucellosis has affected cattle, bison and elk in Yellowstone area.

Scientists with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and its partners have shown how brucellosis, a disease with significant economic implications for the cattle industry and wildlife health, has been transmitted back and forth among cattle, bison and elk in the Greater Yellowstone Area (GYA).

The research focused on wildlife/livestock transmission pathways of brucellosis, which often causes termination of pregnancy in animals. The disease was unintentionally introduced to elk and bis

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