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A review of the contemporary knowledge of bovine tuberculosis and government policy in Iran.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21450418     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In 1931 Carpantier reported bovine TB (BTB) in Iranian cattle. Some eighty years on with a national test-and-slaughter programme in place for over four decades, the efforts to vanquish Mycobacterium bovis (M. bovis) infection in cattle have been in vain as the vast majority of the 30 Iranian provinces still have reports of BTB in their cattle herds every year. This paper reviews the present epidemiology of BTB in Iran and in the region and evaluates the success of government policy in controlling this disease.
Authors:
Keyvan Tadayon; Ken Forbes; Davoud Soleimani; Reza Aref Pajoohi; Bahman Marhmati; Jamaloddin Javidi; Rouholah Keshavarz; Kioomars Soleimani; Ali Shakibamehr; Mohammad Mohammad Taheri; Shojaat Dashti Pour; Nader Mosavari
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2011-3-28
Journal Detail:
Title:  Veterinary microbiology     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1873-2542     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2011 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-3-31     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7705469     Medline TA:  Vet Microbiol     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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Copyright © 2011 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Razi Vaccine & Serum Research Institute, Karaj, Iran; Medical Microbiology Department, Medical School, Aberdeen University, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK.
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