Protection of farm goats by combinations of recombinant peptides and formalin inactivated spores from a lethal Bacillus anthracis challenge under field conditions

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Koehler S. M. , Buyuk F., Celebi O., Demiraslan H., DOĞANAY M. , Sahin M., ...Daha Fazla

BMC VETERINARY RESEARCH, cilt.13, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Bacillus (B.) anthracis, the causal agent of anthrax, is effectively controlled by the Sterne live spore vaccine (34F2) in animals. However, live spore vaccines are not suitable for simultaneous vaccination and antibiotic treatment of animals being at risk of infection in an outbreak situation. Non-living vaccines could close this gap.