TABLE 2:

Detection of isolates by phase contrast microscopy (isolation) and PCR analysis of swabs taken from gloves used to handle CODD-affected feet and sampled daily in the longitudinal survival study

Animal IDDetection methodDay treponemes were detected
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40Isolation1, 2, 32, 3
PCR1, 2, 31, 2, 31, 2, 31, 2, 31, 2, 3
37Isolation1, 2, 32, 32, 3
PCR1, 2, 31, 2, 31, 2, 31, 2, 31, 2, 3
39Isolation2, 32, 3
PCR2, 32, 32, 32, 32, 3
46Isolation1, 22
PCR1, 21, 21, 21, 21, 2
48Isolation1, 33
PCR1, 31, 31, 31, 31, 3
35Isolation22
PCR22222
7Isolation1, 33
PCR1, 31, 31, 31, 31, 3
4Isolation1, 33
PCR1, 2, 31, 2, 31, 2, 31, 2, 31, 2, 3
12Isolation22
PCR22222
14Isolation2, 32, 3
PCR2, 32, 32, 32, 32, 3
44Isolation1, 22
PCR1, 21, 21, 21, 21, 2
42Isolation1, 2, 32, 32, 3
PCR1, 2, 31, 2, 31, 2, 31, 2, 31, 2, 3
  • 1—Treponema medium phylogroup, 2—Treponema phagedenis phylogroup and 3—Treponema pedis phylogroup

  • CODD, contagious ovine digital dermatitis