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Dynamics of specific anti-Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis antibody response through age

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  • Mycobacterium Avium Subsp
  • Paratuberculosis (Map) Causes A Chronic Infection In Cattle
  • Map Infected Cattle With Humoral Immune (Hi) Reactions With Igg Antibodies Are Usually Those Where L
  • Weight Loss And Significant Bacterial Excretion In Feces
  • The Proportion Of Detectable Infections Among All Infected Animals That Will Develop Disease Is Ofte
  • The Purpose Of This Study Was To Estimate This Proportion
  • Test-Records From 18
  • 972 Danish Dairy Cows With Map Specific Igg Antibodies On Their Final Test-Record Were Used To Estim
  • These Cows Were The Infected Ones Considered To Develop Disease In A Population With A Representativ
  • The Specificity (Sp) Of The Test Was Estimated Based On Test-Results From 166
  • 905 Cows
  • Which Had No Map Igg Antibodies In Their Final Four Test-Records
  • The Sp
  • Age-Specific Se And Maximum Se Were Used To Estimate The Probability Of Having Hi At A Given Age Res
  • For Cows 2 Years Of Age
  • The Proportion Of Detectable Cases Was 0
  • 33
  • While It Was 0
  • 94 For Cows 5 Years Of Age
  • Thus
  • There Was A Significant Shift In The Tip Of The Iceberg With Aging
  • This Study Provided A Model For Estimating The Proportion Of Latent Chronic Infections That Would Pr
  • And The Results Can Be Used To Model Infection Dynamics

Abstract

Dynamics of specific anti-Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis antibody response through age - DTU Orbit (17/05/14) Dynamics of specific anti-Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis antibody response through age - DTU Orbit (17/05/14) Dynamics of specific anti-Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis antibody response through age. / Nielsen, Søren Saxmose; Toft, Nils; Okura, Hisako. In: P L o S One, Vol. 8, No. 4, e63009, 2013. Publication: Research - peer-review › Journal article – Annual report year: 2013

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