2014

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Eppleston, J., Begg, D. J., Dhand, N. K., Watt, B., Whittington, R. J. (2014). Environmental survival of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in different climatic zones of eastern Australia. Appl Environ Microbiol 80, 2337-2342.

Gurung, R. B., Begg, D. J., Purdie, A. C., Bach, H., Whittington, R. J. (2014). Immunoreactivity of protein tyrosine phosphatase A (PtpA) in sera from sheep infected with Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis. Vet Immunol Immunopathol 160, 129-132.

Gurung, R. B., Begg, D. J., Purdie, A. C., de Silva, K., Bannantine, J. P.Whittington, R. J. (2014). Lymphoproliferative and gamma interferon responses to stress-regulated Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis recombinant proteins. Clin Vaccine Immunol 21, 831-837.

Gurung, R. B., Begg, D. J., Purdie, A. C.Whittington, R. J. (2014). Antigenicity in sheep of synthetic peptides derived from stress-regulated Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis proteins and comparison with recombinant protein and complex native antigens. Vet Immunol Immunopathol 158, 46-52.

Gurung, R. B., Purdie, A. C., Whittington, R. J.Begg, D. J. (2014). Cellular and humoral immune responses in sheep vaccinated with candidate antigens MAP2698c and MAP3567 from Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis. Front Cell Infect Microbiol 4, 93.

Plain, K. M., Marsh, I. B., Waldron, A. M., Galea, F., Whittington, A. M., Saunders, V. F., Begg, D. J., de Silva, K., Purdie, A. C., Whittington, R. J. (2014). High-throughput direct fecal PCR assay for detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in sheep and cattle. J Clin Microbiol 52, 745-757.

Thirunavukkarasu, S., Plain, K. M., de Silva, K., Begg, D., Whittington, R. J.Purdie, A. C. (2014). Expression of genes associated with cholesterol and lipid metabolism identified as a novel pathway in the early pathogenesis of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis-infection in cattle. Vet Immunol Immunopathol 160, 147-157.

Windsor, P. A., Eppleston, J., Dhand, N. K.Whittington, R. J. (2014). Effectiveness of Gudair vaccine for the control of ovine Johne’s disease in flocks vaccinating for at least 5 years. Aust Vet J 92, 263-268.