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see glandersglanders,
highly contagious disease of horses, mules, and donkeys, caused by the bacterium Actinobacillus mallei. Although it can be transmitted to humans, it is limited almost exclusively to handlers of equine animals.
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[38] found that most of the strains isolated from cases of bovine farcy in Sudan reacted with antiserum from N.
Ahmed Hamad (Ministry of Animal Resources, Sudan) for their help and encouragement during previous bovine farcy research projects.
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