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- Palmer, M.V.; Waters, W.R.; Whipple, D.L.
- Tuberculosis 2002 v.82 no.6 pp. 275
- host strains, etc ; bovine tuberculosis; Mycobacterium bovis; infection; aerosols; inoculation methods; animal models; calves; lesions (animal); tissue distribution; disease severity; dose response; cattle diseases; Show all 13 Subjects
- ... Setting: Although animal models of aerosol inoculation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and M. bovis have been reported using laboratory animals, a model of aerosol delivery of M. bovis to cattle has not been reported previously. Objective: Develop and characterize a model of aerosol delivery of M. bovis to cattle, and compare the distribution of lesions in cattle infected with either of two differen ...