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- Leite, Kátia Morais Costa, et al. Show all 11 Authors
- Veterinary research 2014 v.45 no.1 pp. 28
- Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis; antigens; bacteria; caseous lymphadenitis; chronic diseases; conjugated linoleic acid; disease control; etiological agents; financial economics; goats; mice; mutagenesis; mutants; pathogenesis; sheep; vaccination; viability; virulence; virulent strains
- ... Caseous lymphadenitis (CLA) is a chronic disease that affects sheep and goats worldwide, and its etiological agent is Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis. Despite the economic losses caused by CLA, there is little information about the molecular mechanisms of bacterial pathogenesis, and current immune prophylaxis against infection has been unable to reduce the incidence of CLA in goats. Recently, 2 ...
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