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Title Infectious Abortion of Cattle and the Occurence of its Bacterium in Milk
Object Name Booklet
Author Melvin, A. D.
Published Date 1913
Summary & Description Discusses the study of a bacterium that causes cattle to abort their calves, and the presence of this bacteria in milk. Illustration are included. Bacillus abortus is currently known as brucellosis.The diseace is also called Bang's disease, Brucella abortus, undulant fever, Gibralter fever, Malta fever, Mediterranean fever, and rock fever.
Credit Line White River Valley Museum Collection.
Catalog Number XX.0524
Publisher Government Printing Office