Molecular characterization of ureaplasmas isolated from reproductive tract of goats and sheep from Brazil.
- Rosângela C Oliveira,
- Maurício Yamaguti,
- Lucas M Marques,
- Melissa Buzinhani,
- Huber Rizzo,
- Enoch Brandão de Souza Meira-Junior,
- Ana Márcia S Guimarães,
- Lilian Gregory,
- Jorge Timenetsky
Braz J Microbiol 2017 Feb 20. Epub 2017 Feb 20.
Universidade de São Paulo, Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas, Departamento de Microbiologia, São Paulo, SP, Brazil.
Ovine/caprine ureaplasmas have not yet been assigned a species designation, but they have been classified into nine serotypes. Herein ureaplasmas were searched for in 120 samples of vulvo vaginal mucous from sheep and 98 samples from goats at 17 farms. In addition, semen samples were collected from 11 sheep and 23 goats. Read More