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How to control bovine tuberculosis

A model of the transmission and spread of bovine tuberculosis in Britain suggests that controlling the epidemic will require large-scale cattle slaughter or a major rethink of combined control strategies. See Letter p.228

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Figure 1: Bovine tuberculosis spread.


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McDonald, R. How to control bovine tuberculosis. Nature 511, 158–159 (2014).

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