Occurrence of Cryptosporidium parvum and Bacterial Pathogens in Faecal Material in the Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes) Population

  • Y. Nagano
  • M. B. Finn
  • C. J. Lowery
  • T. Murphy
  • J. Moriarty
  • E. Power
  • D. Toolan
  • A. O’Loughlin
  • M. Watabe
  • K. A. McCorry
  • E. Crothers
  • J. S. G. Dooley
  • J. R. Rao
  • P. J. Rooney
  • B. C. Millar
  • M. Matsuda
  • J. S. Elborn
  • J. E. Moore
Short Communication

Keywords

Apicomplexa Campylobacter Cryptosporidium parvum Escherichia coli Ireland red fox (Vulpes vulpesSalmonella parasite pathogen 

Abbreviations

dd

double-distilled

DTT

dithiothreitol

IFA

immunofluorescent antibody

PCR

polymerase chain reaction

RFLP

restriction fragment length polymorphism

ZN

Ziehl–Neelsen

Copyright information

© Springer Science + Business Media, Inc. 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • Y. Nagano
    • 1
  • M. B. Finn
    • 2
  • C. J. Lowery
    • 2
  • T. Murphy
    • 3
  • J. Moriarty
    • 4
  • E. Power
    • 5
  • D. Toolan
    • 6
  • A. O’Loughlin
    • 7
  • M. Watabe
    • 1
  • K. A. McCorry
    • 1
  • E. Crothers
    • 1
  • J. S. G. Dooley
    • 2
  • J. R. Rao
    • 8
  • P. J. Rooney
    • 1
  • B. C. Millar
    • 1
  • M. Matsuda
    • 9
  • J. S. Elborn
    • 1
  • J. E. Moore
    • 1
  1. 1.Northern Ireland Public Health Laboratory, Department of BacteriologyBelfast City HospitalBelfast
  2. 2.School of Biomedical SciencesUniversity of UlsterColeraineUK
  3. 3.Department of Parasitology, Department of Agriculture and FoodCentral State Veterinary Laboratory, AbbottstownCastleknock
  4. 4.Department of Agriculture and FoodRegional Veterinary Laboratory
  5. 5.Department of Agriculture and FoodRegional Veterinary LaboratoryCork
  6. 6.Department of Agriculture and FoodRegional Veterinary LaboratoryKilkenny
  7. 7.Department of Agriculture and FoodRegional Veterinary LaboratoryLimerickIreland
  8. 8.Applied Plant Science Research DivisionAgri-Food and Bioscience Institute (AFBI)Belfast
  9. 9.Laboratory of Molecular Biology, School of Environmental Health SciencesAzabu UniversityKanagawaJapan

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