Acta Vet. Brno 2013, 82: 119-124

Protection of immunized mice and swine to challenge exposure with Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae strains obtained from recent swine erysipelas outbreaks in Japan

Ho To, Nobuyuki Tsutsumi, Akihiro Tazumi, Takashi Kamada, Tetsuji Nagano, Shinya Nagai, Akira Iwata, Tetsuo Nunoya

Nippon Institute for Biological Science, Shinmachi, Ome, Tokyo, Japan


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