Studies on the Determination of Seroprevalance of Q Fever in Sheep in the Region of Van


Karaca M., Akkan H. A. , Cetin Y., Keles I. , TUTUNCU M., Özkan C., ...More

JOURNAL OF ANIMAL AND VETERINARY ADVANCES, vol.8, no.10, pp.1925-1928, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ANIMAL AND VETERINARY ADVANCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.1925-1928

Abstract

In the present study, seroprevalance of Q fever in sheep in the region of Van was aimed to investigate. A total 465 serum samples obtained from the city of Van and its different provinces were investigated with regard to Q fever specific antibodies using ELISA technique. Out of 465 serum sample 98 of them (21.07%) were found to be positive and I I of them (2.37%) were doubtful with regard to Q fever specific antibodies.