The purpose of this report is to present information on: the isolation of M. paratuberculosis from domestic and nondomestic animals; epidemiologic aspects of paratuberculosis; factors associated with pathogenicity of certain mycobacteria; the development of diagnostic procedures including lymphocyte immunostimulation and serologic tests; and modifications in cultural procedures that allow for collection of fecal samples from a large number of cattle at one time.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1979|