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Streptococcus suis becoming more prevalent swine pathogen

Challenge is that many bacterial strains are involved, and not all are pathogenic.

Streptococcus suis is becoming more prevalent in the U.S., and the challenge is that "lots of strains are involved," but not all strains cause disease, according to University of Minnesota microbiologist Dr. Connie Gebhart, who delivered the Pijoan Lecture at the 2019 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference in St. Paul, Minn.

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