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Gurung RB, Begg DJ, Purdie AC, Eamens GJ, Whittington RJ. (2015) Development of 316v antibody enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for detection ofparatuberculosis in sheep. Rev Sci Tech. 2015 Dec;34(3):869-79.

Thirunavukkarasu S, de Silva K, Begg DJ, Whittington RJ, Plain KM. (2015) Macrophage polarization in cattle experimentally exposed to Mycobacterium avium subsp.paratuberculosis. Pathog Dis. 2015 Dec;73(9):ftv085. doi: 10.1093/femspd/ftv085. Epub 2015 Oct 9.

Gulliver EL, Plain KM, Begg DJ, Whittington RJ. (2015) Histopathological Characterization of Cutaneous Delayed-type Hypersensitivity and Correlations with Intestinal Pathology and Systemic Immune Responses in Sheep with Paratuberculosis. J Comp Pathol. 2015 Aug-Oct;153(2-3):67-80. doi: 10.1016/j.jcpa.2015.05.005. Epub 2015 Jul 90

Begg DJ, de Silva K, Plain KM, Purdie AC, Dhand N, Whittington RJ. (2015) Specific faecal antibody responses in sheep infected with Mycobacterium avium subspeciesparatuberculosis. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2015 Aug 15;166(3-4):125-31. doi: 10.1016/j.vetimm.2015.06.011. Epub 2015 Jun 25.

Plain K., Waldron A., Begg D., de Silva K., Purdie A., Whittington R. (2015) Efficient, validated method for the detection of mycobacterial growth in liquid culture media using bead-beating, magnetic particle nucleic acid isolation and quantitative PCR J Clin Microbiol in press doi:10.1128/JCM.03521-14

de Silva, K., Plain, K.M., Begg, D.J., Purdie, A.C., Whittington, R.J. (2015) CD4+ T-cells, γδ T-cells and B-cells are associated with lack of vaccine protection in Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis infection Vaccine 33: 149-155