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dc.contributor.authorJacobson, Elliott R.
dc.contributor.authorBerry, Kristin H.
dc.contributor.authorWellehan, James F. X.
dc.contributor.authorOriggi, Francesco
dc.contributor.authorChildress, April L.
dc.contributor.authorBraun, Josephine
dc.contributor.authorSchrenzel, Mark D.
dc.contributor.authorYee, Julie
dc.contributor.authorRideout, Bruce
dc.date.accessioned2020-11-06T23:16:14Z
dc.date.available2020-11-06T23:16:14Z
dc.date.issued2012
dc.identifier.issn0090-3558
dc.identifier.doi10.7589/0090-3558-48.3.747
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12634/757
dc.description.abstractFollowing field observations of wild Agassiz's desert tortoises (Gopherus agassizii) with oral lesions similar to those seen in captive tortoises with herpesvirus infection, we measured the prevalence of antibodies to Testudinid herpesvirus (TeHV) 3 in wild populations of desert tortoises in California. The survey revealed 30.9% antibody prevalence….
dc.language.isoen
dc.relation.urihttp://www.jwildlifedis.org/doi/10.7589/0090-3558-48.3.747
dc.rightsCopyright Wildlife Disease Association 2012
dc.subjectMOJAVE DESERT TORTOISES
dc.subjectINFECTION
dc.subjectRESEARCH
dc.subjectCALIFORNIA
dc.titleSerologic and molecular evidence for testudinid herpesvirus 2 infection in wild Agassiz's desert tortoises, Gopherus agassizii
dc.typeArticle
dc.source.journaltitleJournal of Wildlife Diseases
dc.source.volume48
dc.source.issue3
dc.source.beginpage747
dc.source.endpage757
html.description.abstractFollowing field observations of wild Agassiz's desert tortoises (Gopherus agassizii) with oral lesions similar to those seen in captive tortoises with herpesvirus infection, we measured the prevalence of antibodies to Testudinid herpesvirus (TeHV) 3 in wild populations of desert tortoises in California. The survey revealed 30.9% antibody prevalence….


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