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- Keane, O.M.
- Journal of dairy science 2019 v.102 no.5 pp. 4713-4726
- Escherichia coli; Staphylococcus aureus; Streptococcus uberis; bacterial infections; cattle; dairy industry; energy balance; host-pathogen relationships; immune response; lactation; pathogenesis; pathogens; pathophysiology; proteomics; transcriptomics; vaccines; virulence; virulent strains
- ... Intramammary infection (IMI) is one of the most costly diseases to the dairy industry. It is primarily due to bacterial infection and the major intramammary pathogens include Escherichia coli, Streptococcus uberis, and Staphylococcus aureus. The severity and outcome of IMI is dependent on several host factors including innate host resistance, energy balance, immune status, parity, and stage of lac ...