Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 8 Compilation of the PCR, sequencing, and microarray results from the rectal 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 vaginal swabs species-specific RT PCR sequencing CHOMP DNA microarray ps pc ab m  
13 neg. - 0/11 - - - - - - - -
19 neg. - 0/11 - - - - - - - -
28 2/11 0/11 2/11 2/11 - - - - 2 - ab
30 neg. - 0/11 - - - - - - - -
31 neg. - 0/11 - - - - - - - -
36 1/11 0/11 1/11 1/11 - 1/11 - - 1 - ab
38 2/11 - 2/11 2/11 - - - - 2 - ab
  1. §0 = ct > 38; ab: $C. abortus; ps: C. psittaci; pc: C. pecorum; m: mixed infection;
  2. - : not determined; neg.: negative;