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Table 1 Strains of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis, tested positive with the primary and confirmatory PCR systems.

From: New PCR systems to confirm real-time PCR detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis

No. of strains Source Origin
77 Cattle Variousa
19 Goat Variousb
4 Sheep Variousc
1 Deer Czech Rep.
1 Human ATCC 49164
1 Human ATCC 43015
1 Cattle NCTC 8578
1 Human Czech Rep.
1 Cattle CIP 107488
1 Cattle ATCC 19698T
5 Unknown Variousd
  1. a. Sweden (13), USA (28), Denmark (12), Czech Rep. (16), Switzerland (1), Norway (2), Slovak Rep. (2), Argentina (2), Great Britain (1).
  2. b. Norway(16), UK (1), Greece (1), New Zeeland (1).
  3. c. Australia (1), USA (1), Faroe Islands (1), Czech Rep. (1).
  4. d. Denmark (4), Czech Rep.(1).
  5. T. Type strain