Lymphoid follicle-dense mucosa at the terminal rectum is the principal site of colonization of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7 in the bovine host

SW Naylor, JC Low, TE Besser, A Mahajan, GJ Gunn, MC Pearce, IJ McKendrick, DGE Smith, DL Gally

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441 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1505 - 1512
Number of pages8
JournalInfection and Immunity
Publication statusFirst published - 2003

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  • Cattle
  • Colonisation
  • Escherichia coli O157
  • Immunity
  • Infection
  • Lymphoid follicle-dense mucosa

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