Funding for this research was provided by:
NARO, Bio-oriented Technology Research Advancement Institution (the special scheme project on regional developing strategy (16817557)
Research Project for Improving Animal Disease Prevention Technologies to Combat Antimicrobial Resistance (2017-2021)
Research program on development of innovative technology (26058BC)
Scientific Research from Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (1)
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Received: 28 November 2018
Accepted: 20 February 2019
First Online: 28 February 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All experimental procedures were conducted following approval from the local committee for animal studies according to the Hokkaido University (17–0024). Collection of blood samples from healthy (non-treated) cattle is announced as simple general permission procedure for the use of blood samples for assays.
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