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Polyresistant Mycobacterium bovis Infection in Human and Sympatric Sheep, Spain, 2017-2018

Investigation article published in Emerging Infectious Diseases

April 1st, 2021

The main etiologic agent of tuberculosis (TB) in livestock is Mycobacterium bovis; human TB cases caused by M. bovis are rare. Analysis of a TB outbreak caused by polyresistant M. bovis involving a human and sympatric sheep in Spain suggests local circulation of drug-resistant M. bovis strains among livestock




Perez del Val B., Romero B., Tortola MT., Herrera-Leon L., Pozo P., Mercader I., Saez JL., Domingo M. and Vidal E.




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Polyresistant Mycobacterium bovis Infection in Human and Sympatric Sheep, Spain, 2017-2018

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Polyresistant Mycobacterium bovis Infection in Human and Sympatric Sheep, Spain, 2017-2018



Participants:

Universidad ComplutenseServicio de Micobacterias (MYC). Centro de Vigilancia Sanitaria Veterinaria (VISAVET). Universidad Complutense (UCM).

Hospital Universitario Vall d´HebronHospital Universitario Vall d´Hebron.

Instituto de Salud Carlos IIIInstituto de Salud Carlos III (ISCIII).

MAEVA SERVET, S.L.MAEVA SERVET, S.L..

Generalitat de CatalunyaDepartamento de Agricultura, Ganadería, Pesca, Alimentación y Medio Natural. Generalitat de Catalunya.

Ministerio de Agricultura, Pesca y AlimentaciónMinisterio de Agricultura, Pesca y Alimentación (MAPA).

Universitat Autònoma de BarcelonaUniversitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB).

Generalitat de CatalunyaCentre de Recerca en Sanitat Animal (CReSA). Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). Instituto de Investigación y Tecnología Agroalimentarias (IRTA). Generalitat de Catalunya.



Related news in other media:

- Caso zoonótico de tuberculosis resistente a antibióticos en España - diarioveterinario.com







Emerging Infectious Diseases
FACTOR YEAR Q
6.883 2020

NLMID: 9508155

PMID: 33755008

ISSN: 1080-6040



TITLE: Polyresistant Mycobacterium bovis Infection in Human and Sympatric Sheep, Spain, 2017-2018


JOURNAL: Emerging Infect. Dis.


NUMERACIÓN: 27(4):1241-1243


AÑO: 2021


PUBLISHER: National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)


AUTHORS: Perez del Val B., Romero B., Tortola MT., Herrera-Leon L., Pozo P., Mercader I., Saez JL., Domingo M. and Vidal E.


VISAVET PARTICIPANTS


2nd
Beatriz Romero Martínez
5th
Pilar Pozo Piñol

DOI: https://doi.org/ 10.3201/eid2704.204467


CITE THIS PUBLICATION:

Perez del Val B., Romero B., Tortola MT., Herrera-Leon L., Pozo P., Mercader I., Saez JL., Domingo M. and Vidal E. Polyresistant Mycobacterium bovis Infection in Human and Sympatric Sheep, Spain, 2017-2018. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 27(4):1241-1243. 2021. (L). ISSN: 1080-6040. DOI: 10.3201/eid2704.204467


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