TABLE 4.

Summary of specific M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis gene PCRs performed with DNA extracted from M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis strains isolated from various hosts and locations

TypeHost(s) (no. of strains)Presence (+) or absence (−) of locus tag:
MAP3584MAP1435MAV_4125MAV_4126MAP865
ISheep (5)+++++
Sheep (1)+++
IICattle (15), goat (47), fallow deer (1), mouflon (1)+++
IIICattle (3), goat (5)+++