Disagreement between milk pathogens prevalence in segregated milking cows and bulk tank milk in Azorean pastures

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Disagreement between milk pathogens prevalence in segregated milking cows and bulk tank milk in Azorean pastures

The aim of the present study was to determine the apparent prevalence of a large wide of milk pathogens from BTM using a multiplex PCR method and compare it with the pooled samples from mastitic cows segregated at milking time from Azorean dairy herds.

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Azevedo, C.; Pacheco, D.; Soares, L.; Guix, R.; Maldonado, J.; Simões, J.

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In conclusion, high prevalences of bacteria species/groups were detected in BTM from Azorean pastures. In consequence, a holistic approach on mastitis diagnosis, treatment and control should be considered in Azorean dairy farms.

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