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Publication Isolation of Mycobacterium spp. Ruminants in Taiwan  

Update Date: [2013-11-07]

NO.: 25
 
Reportno.

AHRI report No.25

Topic

Isolation of Mycobacterium spp. Ruminants in Taiwan

Department

Taiwan Animal Health Research Institute

Author Shiau, J.R.*;W.M. GangS.H,I±e;Y,H. Yang$.J. Chen
Summary

Froinjuly 1988 toJune 1989, 224 diarycows, 18 milkgoat and 18 deerwhichall gave a pitive reaction in tukero,]in sldn test were examined for Mycohactrium spp, infeDtion. Ninty seven sti-ians of M. bcvis, 2 stains of M. a’viumcornplex and3 stains ofRunyon?exeisoJfromn iCOcows withgross lesions. Fivestrains of M. hovis and4 stains of M. a’,iumcornplex were isolated from 9 milk goat with gross lesions. Ninestains of M. bcvis and2stains of M. a’,iumcornplex wereisoladfrom 11 dr with gross lesions. The ercentageofcows with gross lesions was lower than lefore, It was attributed to the policy of eradication. However, high cccuxance of bilnculosis of mi]k goat and deer needed to 1± paid more attetion on it.

Keyword

Mycobactrium ;}xvisjwninant