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EEDA Textbook References: Sheep and Goat Pox

Animal Health Australia. The National Animal Health Information System (NAHIS). Sheep pox and goat pox [online]. Available at: http://www.* Accessed 11 Dec 2001.

Balinsky CA, Delhon G, Smoliga G, Prarat M, French RA, Geary SJ, Rock DL, Rodriguez LL. Rapid preclinical detection of sheeppox virus by a real-time PCR assay. J Clin Microbiol. 2008;46:438-42.

Bhanuprakash V, Indrani BK, Hosamani M, Singh RK. The current status of sheep pox disease. Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis. 2006;29:27-60.

Blackwell JH. Cleaning and disinfection. In: Foreign Animal Diseases. Richmond, VA: United States Animal Health Association; 1998. p. 445-48.

Bowden TR, Babiuk SL, Parkyn GR, Copps JS, Boyle DB. Capripoxvirus tissue tropism and shedding: A quantitative study in experimentally infected sheep and goats. Virology. 2008;371:380-93.

Carn VM. Control of capripoxvirus infections. Vaccine. 1993;11:1275-9.

Garner G, Saville P, Fediaevsky A. Manual for the recognition of exotic diseases of livestock: A reference guide for animal health staff [online]. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations [FAO]; 2004. Sheep pox and goat pox. Available at: Accessed 5 Jul 2008.

Hosamani M, Mondal B, Tembhurne PA, Bandyopadhyay SK, Singh RK, Rasool TJ. Differentiation of sheep pox and goat poxviruses by sequence analysis and PCR-RFLP of P32 gene. Virus Genes. 2004;29:73-80.

International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses Universal Virus Database [ICTVdB] Management. Capripoxvirus. In: Büchen-Osmond C, editor. ICTVdB - The universal virus database, version 4 [online]. New York: Columbia University; 2006. Available at: Accessed 23 Jul 2008.

Kahn CM, Line S, editors. The Merck veterinary manual [online]. Whitehouse Station, NJ: Merck and Co; 2006. Sheeppox and goatpox. Available at: Accessed 23 Jul 2008.

Kitching P. Capripoxviruses. In: Foreign animal diseases. Boca Raton, FL: United States Animal Health Association; 2008. p. 189-196

Rao TV, Bandyopadhyay SK. A comprehensive review of goat pox and sheep pox and their diagnosis. Anim Health Res Rev. 2000;1:127-36.

Roy P, Purushothaman V, Sreekumar C, Tamizharasan S, Chandramohan A.  Sheep pox disease outbreaks in Madras Red and Mechery breeds of indigenous sheep in Tamilnadu, India. Res Vet Sci. 2008 Jun 27. [Epub ahead of print]

Tulman ER, Afonso CL, Lu Z, Zsak L, Sur JH, Sandybaev NT, Kerembekova UZ, Zaitsev VL, Kutish GF, Rock DL. The genomes of sheeppox and goatpox viruses. J Virol. 2002;76:6054-61.

World Organization for Animal Health [OIE] .Animal diseases data [online]. Paris: OIE; 2002. Sheep pox and goat pox.. Available at: Accessed 25 Jul 2008.

World Organization for Animal Health [OIE]. Manual of diagnostic tests and vaccines for terrestrial animals [online]. Paris: OIE; 2008. Sheep pox and goat pox.. Available at: Accessed 25 Jul 2008.

Yeruham I, Yadin H, Van Ham M, Bumbarov V, Soham A, Perl S. Economic and epidemiological aspects of an outbreak of sheeppox in a dairy sheep flock. Vet Rec. 2007;160:236-7.

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