Journal article

Investigating the first outbreak of oriental theileriosis in cattle in South Australia using multiplexed tandem PCR (MT-PCR)

Hagos Gebrekidan, Robin B Gasser, Piyumali K Perera, Sarah McGrath, Sean McGrath, Mark A Stevenson, Abdul Jabbar

Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases | ELSEVIER GMBH | Published : 2015

Grants

Awarded by Water Quality Research Australia


Funding Acknowledgements

This project was partially supported by the Department of Agriculture Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF), a Collaborative Research Grant (the University of Melbourne) (A.J.) and the Australian Research Council (ARC) (R.B.G. et al.). Funding from the CASS Foundation and The Ian Potter Foundation is also gratefully acknowledged (A.J.). H.G. is a grateful recipient of the Melbourne International Research Scholarships (MIRS) and Melbourne International Fee Remission Scholarships (MIFRS) through The University of Melbourne. The Easy-Plex platform (AusDiagnostics) used in this project was bought under project 1043, funded by Water Quality Research Australia, and contributions from the Melbourne Water Corporation (Dr Aaron R. Jex). We thank the farmer for donating blood samples.