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Mycobacterium liflandii infection in European colony of Silurana tropicalis

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dc.contributor.author Suykerbuyk, P. en_US
dc.contributor.author Vleminckx, K. en_US
dc.contributor.author Pasmans, F. en_US
dc.contributor.author Stragier, P. en_US
dc.contributor.author Ablordey, A. en_US
dc.contributor.author Tran, H. T. en_US
dc.contributor.author Hermans, K. en_US
dc.contributor.author Fleetwood, M. en_US
dc.contributor.author Meyers, W. M. en_US
dc.contributor.author Portaels, F. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2007-12-06T14:48:18Z
dc.date.available 2007-12-06T14:48:18Z
dc.date.issued 2007 en_US
dc.identifier.issn 1080-6040 en_US
dc.identifier.other ITG-M1B en_US
dc.identifier.other ITG-M4B en_US
dc.identifier.other ITG-M5B en_US
dc.identifier.other ITG-MLA en_US
dc.identifier.other MICRO en_US
dc.identifier.other U-MYCOB en_US
dc.identifier.other JIF en_US
dc.identifier.other FTA en_US
dc.identifier.other ABSTRACT en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10390/1972
dc.description.abstract Mycobacterium liflandii causes a fatal frog disease in captive anurans. Here we report, to our knowledge, the first epizootic of mycobacteriosis in a European colony of clawed frogs (Silurana tropicalis), previously imported from a United States biologic supply company. Our findings suggest the emerging potential of this infection through international trade. en_US
dc.language English en_US
dc.publisher National Center for Infectious Diseases en_US
dc.subject Animal diseases en_US
dc.subject Laboratory animals en_US
dc.subject Amphibia en_US
dc.subject Frogs en_US
dc.subject Bacterial diseases en_US
dc.subject Mycobacterium liflandii en_US
dc.subject Zoonoses en_US
dc.subject Pathogenicity en_US
dc.subject Belgium en_US
dc.subject Europe, West en_US
dc.title Mycobacterium liflandii infection in European colony of Silurana tropicalis en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.citation.issue 5 en_US
dc.citation.jtitle Emerging Infectious Diseases en_US
dc.citation.volume 13 en_US
dc.citation.pages 743-746 en_US
dc.publisher.place Atlanta en_US
dc.identifier.pmid http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17553255
dc.citation.jabbreviation Emerg Infect Dis en_US


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