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Veterinary Medicine International
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 341691, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2011/341691
Research Article

Long-Term Survival of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in Fecal Samples Obtained from Naturally Infected Cows and Stored at −18°C and −70°C

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2Department of Veterinary Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN 55108, USA

Received 28 December 2010; Revised 18 April 2011; Accepted 30 June 2011

Academic Editor: Michael D. Welsh

Copyright © 2011 Eran A. Raizman et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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