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Begg, D. J., de Silva, K., Carter, N., Plain, K. M., Purdie, A.Whittington, R. J. (2011). Does a Th1 over Th2 dominancy really exist in the early stages of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis infections? Immunobiology 216, 840-846.

Bower, K. L., Begg, D. J.Whittington, R. J. (2011). Culture of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis (MAP) from blood and extra-intestinal tissues in experimentally infected sheep. Vet Microbiol 147, 127-132.

de Silva, K., Begg, D.Whittington, R. (2011). The interleukin 10 response in ovine Johne’s disease. Vet Immunol Immunopathol 139, 10-16.

Dennis, M. M., Reddacliff, L. A.Whittington, R. J. (2011). Longitudinal study of clinicopathological features of Johne’s disease in sheep naturally exposed to Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis. Vet Pathol 48, 565-575.

Eppleston, J., Windsor, P.Whittington, R. (2011). Effect of unvaccinated Merino wether lambs on shedding of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis in flocks vaccinating for ovine Johne’s disease. Aust Vet J 89, 38-40.

Gardner, I. A., Nielsen, S. S., Whittington, R. J., Collins, M. T., Bakker, D., Harris, B., Sreevatsan, S., Lombard, J. E., Sweeney, R., Smith, D. R., Gavalchin, J.Eda, S. (2011). Consensus-based reporting standards for diagnostic test accuracy studies for paratuberculosis in ruminants. Prev Vet Med 101, 18-34.

Kawaji, S., Begg, D. J., Plain, K. M.Whittington, R. J. (2011). A longitudinal study to evaluate the diagnostic potential of a direct faecal quantitative PCR test for Johne’s disease in sheep. Vet Microbiol 148, 35-44.

Plain, K. M., de Silva, K., Earl, J., Begg, D. J., Purdie, A. C.Whittington, R. J. (2011). Indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase, tryptophan catabolism, and Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis: a model for chronic mycobacterial infections. Infect Immun 79, 3821-3832.

Purdie, A. C., Plain, K. M., Begg, D. J., de Silva, K.Whittington, R. J. (2011). Candidate gene and genome-wide association studies of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis infection in cattle and sheep: a review. Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 34, 197-208.

Whittington, R. J., Marsh, I. B., Saunders, V., Grant, I. R., Juste, R., Sevilla, I. A., Manning, E. J.Whitlock, R. H. (2011). Culture phenotypes of genomically and geographically diverse Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis isolates from different hosts. J Clin Microbiol 49, 1822-1830.

Zhong, L., Taylor, D., Begg, D. J.Whittington, R. J. (2011). Biomarker discovery for ovine paratuberculosis (Johne’s disease) by proteomic serum profiling. Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 34, 315-326.