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Table 7 Compilation of the PCR, sequencing and microarray results from the vaginal swabs of the vaccinated flocks

From: High frequency of chlamydial co-infections in clinically healthy sheep flocks

  Chlamydiaceae Chlamydiaceaespecies identification
  detection method [# positive vs. # tested sample] detection method [# positive vs. # tested sample] species detected$
flock # 23 S RT PCR§ nested PCR positive rectal swabs species-specific RT PCR sequencing CHOMP DNA microarray ps pc ab m  
13 neg. - 0/11 - - - - - - - -
19 1/11 0/11 1/11 1/11 - - - - - 1 ab,pc
28 3/11 1/11 4/11 4/11 - - - 1 3 - ab,pc
30 neg. - 0/11 - - - - - - - -
31 neg. - 0/11 - - - - - - - -
36 neg. - 0/11 - - - - - - - -
38 neg. - 0/11 - - - - - - - -
  1. §0 = ct > 38; ab: $C. abortus; ps: C. psittaci; pc: C. pecorum; m: mixed infection;
  2. - : not determined; neg.: negative;