Temporal and spatial patterns of bovine Escherichia coli O157 prevalence and comparison of temporal changes in the patterns of phage types associated with bovine shedding and human E. coli O157 cases in Scotland between 1998-2000 and 2002-2004

MC Pearce, ME Chase-Topping, IJ McKendrick, DJ Mellor, ME Locking, L Allison, HE Ternent, L Matthews, HI Knight, AW Smith, BA Synge, W Reilly, JC Low, SWJ Reid, GJ Gunn, MEJ Woolhouse

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36 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)276 - 289
Number of pages14
JournalBMC Microbiology
Publication statusFirst published - 2009

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  • Bovine shedding
  • Escherichia coli O157
  • Scotland
  • Spatial pattern
  • Temporal change
  • Temporal pattern

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