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Tuesday 14th May, 2013
Session V/ Epidemiology and Pathogenesis
Key note: Epidemiology and pathogenesis: paradigm shifts in the molecular era: Ruth Zadoks, IBAHCM, University of Glasgow, UK
Infection patterns of Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus dysgalactiae and Streptococcus uberis in early lactation dairy cows: Åsa Lundberg, Department of animal health and antimicrobial strategies, National Veterinary Institute (SVA), Uppsala, Sweden and Department of clinical sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
Real-time PCR for mastitis pathogens in bulk tank milk samples and herd characteristics in Danish dairy herds: Torben Werner Bennedsgaard, Institute of Animal Sciences, Aarhus University, Tjele, Denmark
Associations between udder cleft dermatitis and bovine mastitis: Karin Persson Waller, Department of animal health and antimicrobial strategies, National Veterinary Institute (SVA), Uppsala, Sweden and Department of clinical sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden
Session VI/ Mastitis Control and Therapy
Key note 1: Canadian Perspectives on Mastitis Control: Greg Keefe, Atlantic Veterinary College University of Prince Edward Island
Results from the Danish milk Quality campaign“Our milk - a pure pleasure”, on BTSCC, mastitis treatments, dry cow therapy and dynamics of individual cow cell count from DHI samples: Jørgen Katholm, Knowledge center for agriculture, Cattle, Aarhus, Denmark
The Cell Count
Landin, Växa Sweden
Modeling the economic consequences of different management strategies against subclinical and clinical mastitis: Carina Jørgensen, Department of Animal Sciences, Department of Animal Sciences, Aarhus University, Tjele, Denmark
Preliminary results of an investigation of into the use of a polyvalent vaccine in the control of mastitis in UK dairy herds: Andrew Bradley, Quality Milk Management Services Ltd, Cedar Barn, Easton Hill, Easton, Wells, Somerset, UK. and University of Nottingham, School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, Sutton Bonington Campus, Sutton Bonington, Leicestershire, UK.
Efficacy of immunization with Startvac® in two Swedish herds infected with Staphylococcus aureus: Håkan Landin, Växa, Sweden.
The effect of Startvac® vaccination on udder health under Icelandic conditions: Grétar H. Hardarson,The Agricultural University of Iceland.
Key note 2:Treatment of bovine mastitis – Nordic principles: Satu Pyörälä, Department of Production animal medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Helsinki, Saarentaus, Finland.
Efficacy of enrofloxacin for treatment of acute clinical mastitis caused by Escherichia coli: Ylva Persson, Department of Animal Health and Antimicrobial Strategies, National Veterinary Institute, Sweden and Växa Sweden