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- Mallek, Z., et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Transboundary and emerging diseases 2018 v.65 no.2 pp. e329
- Chlamydia; Parachlamydia acanthamoebae; biodiversity; breeding; cattle; chlamydiosis; cleaning; digestive system diseases; disinfectants; emerging diseases; farms; herd size; quantitative polymerase chain reaction; quarantine; regression analysis; risk factors; sheep; zoonoses; Tunisia
- ... Chlamydia and Chlamydia‐like bacteria are well known to infect several organisms and may cause a wide range of diseases, particularly in ruminants. To gain insight into the prevalence and diversity of these intracellular bacteria, we applied a pan‐Chlamydiales real‐time PCR to 1,134 veterinary samples taken from 130 Tunisian ruminant herds. The true adjusted animal population‐level prevalence was ...