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Mar 15, 2019


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General FMDV virology:

Fields Virology 2013

Adams and Bonami, Atlas of Invertebrate Viruses, 2017

Dillon, Proc Roy Soc B 2011

Jamal & Belsham, 2013 Vet Research



Bos 1999 Phil Trans Royal Soc B

1982 Spear DP. Agricultural History "California Besieged: The Foot-and-Mouth Epidemic of 1924 " 56(3) 528-541

News articles from


African prevalence:

Epidemiol Infect. 1993 Dec;111(3):559-63.

Ayebazibwe et al, 2010 BMC Vet Res



Gailiunus and Cottral, 1966 J Bacteriol 91

Gloster et al 2005 Epidemiol Infect 133 767


Molecular details:

Rodriguez & Saiz 2017 Front Cell & Infection Microbiology

Campbell 1965 J Exp Med



United States Dept Agriculture Foreign Animal Disease Preparedness & Response Plan – Foot & Mouth Disease Standard Operating Procedures: Overview of Etiology & Ecology. Nov 2016