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Theme: Other non-food borne zoonoses

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OD0101: The prevalence of B. burgdorferi (causative agent of Lyme disease) in Ixodid Ticks and their hosts [was OD0522]
Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1997, Cost £104,962
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Veterinary Laboratories Agency
Field of Study:   Animal Health
 
 
OD0102: Lyme disease: an investigation of the strains of Borrelia burgdorferi found in UK and assessment of the importance of the sheep as a reservoir host.
Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 2000, Cost £175,120
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Veterinary Laboratories Agency
Field of Study:   Animal Health
 
 
SE0301: Development of Assays for B.melitensis
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1994, Cost £403,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Veterinary Laboratories Agency
Field of Study:   Animal Health
 
 
SE0302: Studies on false positive Brucella test reactions and methods to improve diagnosis in cattle and pigs
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 2000, Cost £615,544
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Veterinary Laboratories Agency
Field of Study:   Animal Health
 
 
SE0303: The development of molecular techniques for strain typing and epidemiology studies of Brucella spp.
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2000 To 2003, Cost £373,314
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Veterinary Laboratories Agency
Field of Study:   Animal Health
Keywords:  
Brucella, Control, Diagnosis, Epidemiology, Genetically modified food and crops, GM Non-Food, Animal Health, Plants and Animals, Zoonoses, Biotechnology
 
 
SE0304: The development and refinement of tests suitable for accurate identification of Brucella infected and uninfected animals
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2000 To 2003, Cost £353,499
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Veterinary Laboratories Agency
Field of Study:   Animal Health
Keywords:  
Brucella, Control, Diagnosis, Animal Health, Plants and Animals, Zoonoses, Biotechnology
 
 
SE0305: studies of the individual and shared protein antigens of Brucella suis and Yersinia entero-colitica
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1994, Cost £280,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Veterinary Laboratories Agency
Field of Study:   Animal Health
 
 
SE0306: `Study of the immune response of cattle, deer and pigs following infection with Brucella`
Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £896,181
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Veterinary Laboratories Agency
Field of Study:   Animal Health
 
 
SE0307: To develop rapid methods for the definitive identification of Brucella as an infecting organism ante mortem
Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1996, Cost £61,878
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Veterinary Laboratories Agency
Field of Study:   Animal Health
 
 
SE0308: Molecular pathogenesis of brucellosis-unlocking the secrets of host specificity
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2006, Cost £544,730
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Veterinary Laboratories Agency
Field of Study:   Animal Health
Keywords:  
Brucellosis, Animal Diseases, Animal Health, Pathogenesis, Plants and Animals
 
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