Leptospira vaccines

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About the course


By doing this module you will:

  • understand the naming system for Leptospira and the relevance to vaccination;
  • be aware of the limitations of serological testing in determining the type of infecting Leptospira and the immune status of dogs;
  • understand what is known about the types of Leptospira affecting dogs in the UK;
  • understand the features of the different vaccines and how they compare;
  • be aware of what is known about the safety of the vaccines.

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