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Dhand, N. K., Eppleston, J., Whittington, R. J.Toribio, J. A. (2007). Risk factors for ovine Johne’s disease in infected sheep flocks in Australia. Prev Vet Med 82, 51-71.

Eamens, G. J., Turner, M. J.Whittington, R. J. (2007). Sampling and repeatability of radiometric faecal culture in bovine Johne’s disease. Vet Microbiol 119, 184-193.

Eamens, G. J., Whittington, R. J., Turner, M. J., Austin, S. L., Fell, S. A.Marsh, I. B. (2007). Evaluation of radiometric faecal culture and direct PCR on pooled faeces for detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in cattle. Vet Microbiol 125, 22-35.

Eppleston, J.Windsor, P. A. (2007). Lesions attributed to vaccination of sheep with Gudair for the control of ovine paratuberculosis: post farm economic impacts at slaughter. Aust Vet J 85, 129-133.

Gumber, S., Taylor, D. L.Whittington, R. J. (2007). Protein extraction from Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis: Comparison of methods for analysis by sodium dodecyl sulphate polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis, native PAGE and surface enhanced laser desorption/ionization time of flight mass spectrometry. J Microbiol Methods 68, 115-127.

Gumber, S.Whittington, R. J. (2007). Comparison of BACTEC 460 and MGIT 960 systems for the culture of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis S strain and observations on the effect of inclusion of ampicillin in culture media to reduce contamination. Vet Microbiol 119, 42-52.

Hines, M. E., 2nd, Stiver, S., Giri, D., Whittington, L., Watson, C., Johnson, J., Musgrove, J., Pence, M., Hurley, D., Baldwin, C., Gardner, I. A.Aly, S. (2007). Efficacy of spheroplastic and cell-wall competent vaccines for Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in experimentally-challenged baby goats. Vet Microbiol 120, 261-283.

Kawaji, S., Taylor, D. L., Mori, Y.Whittington, R. J. (2007). Detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in ovine faeces by direct quantitative PCR has similar or greater sensitivity compared to radiometric culture. Vet Microbiol 125, 36-48.

Marsh, I. B.Whittington, R. J. (2007). Genomic diversity in Mycobacterium avium: single nucleotide polymorphisms between the S and C strains of M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis and with M. a. avium. Mol Cell Probes 21, 66-75.

Taylor, D. L., Thomson, P. C., de Silva, K.Whittington, R. J. (2007). Validation of endogenous reference genes for expression profiling of RAW264.7 cells infected with Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis by quantitative PCR. Vet Immunol Immunopathol 115, 43-55.