Evaluation of three serological tests for diagnosis of bovine brucellosis in smallholder farms in Pakistan by estimating sensitivity and specificity using Bayesian latent class analysis
Shumaila Arif, Jane Heller, Marta Hernandez-Jover, David M McGill, Peter C Thomson
Preventive Veterinary Medicine | ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV | Published : 2018
The authors would like to sincerely thank to all smallholder farmers who allowed use of their animals for research, and the ASLP Dairy Project team especially Khizar Hayat and Anam Afzal for their assistance during laboratory work. We are grateful to the University Diagnostic Laboratory (UDL), University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Lahore, Pakistan for allowing us to use laboratory equipment. SA also would like to thank ACIAR (Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research) for providing her PhD scholarship. Field and laboratory work for this study supported by ASLP Dairy project in Pakistan which is also funded through ACIAR.