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- McDonald, Kristina, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Avian diseases 2017 v.61 no.1 pp. 25-32
- Mycoplasma synoviae; disease prevention; economic impact; essential genes; hemagglutinins; lipoproteins; multilocus sequence typing; outbreak investigation; pathogens; phylogeny; poultry; screening
- ... Mycoplasma synoviae (MS) is a poultry pathogen that has had an increasing incidence and economic impact over the past few years. Strain identification is necessary for outbreak investigation, infection source identification, and facilitating prevention and control as well as eradication efforts. Currently, a segment of the variable lipoprotein hemagglutinin A (vlhA) gene (420 bp) is the only targe ...