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- Frey, Joachim, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Veterinary microbiology 2017 v.207 pp. 181-194
- Brachyspira hyodysenteriae; anti-infective agents; birds; databases; financial economics; humans; molecular biology; molecular epidemiology; pork industry; swine; swine dysentery
- ... Brachyspira (B.) spp. are intestinal spirochaetes isolated from pigs, other mammals, birds and humans. In pigs, seven Brachyspira spp. have been described, i.e. B. hyodysenteriae, B. pilosicoli, B. intermedia, B. murdochii, B. innocens, B. suanatina and B. hampsonii. Brachyspira hyodysenteriae is especially relevant in pigs as it causes swine dysentery and hence considerable economic losses to the ...