Publikationen 2020

Abteilung Veterinärbakteriologie


Ghielmetti, G., Giger, U. (2020). Mycobacterium avium: an emerging pathogen for dog breeds with hereditary immunodeficiencies. Current Clinical Microbiology Reports 7, 67–80.

Scherrer, S., Rademacher, F., Spoerry Serrano, N., Schrenzel, J., Gottschalk, M., Stephan, R., Landolt, P.(2020). Rapid high resolution melting assay to differentiate Streptococcus suis serotypes 2, 1/2, 1 and 14. MicrobiologyOpen 00:e995. doi: 10.1002/mbo3.995

Scherrer, S., Rosato, G., Spoerry Serrano, N., Stevens, M.J.A., Rademacher, F., Schrenzel, J., Gottschalk, M., Stephan, R., Peterhans, S. (2020). Population structure, genetic diversity and pathotypes of Streptococcus suis isolated during the last thirteen years from diseased pigs in Switzerland. Veterinary Research, 51:85.

Schmitt, S., Stephan, R., Huebschke, E., Schaefle, D., Merz, A., Johler, S. (2020). DNA microarray based characterization and resistance phenotypes of clinical MRSA strains from animal hosts. Journal of Veterinary Science 21(4):e54. doi: 10.4142/jvs.2020.21.e54.

Schoster, A., van Spijk, J., Damborg, P., Moodley, A., Kirchgaessner, C., Hartnack, S., Schmitt S. (2020). Effect of different antimicrobial treatment regiments on the occurrence of ESBL-producing Escherichia coli in fecal samples of horses. Veterinary Microbiology 243:108617. doi:10.1016/j.vetmic.2020.108617.

Wambui, J., Morach, M., Cernela, N., Stevens, M.J.A., Ghielmetti, G., Stephan, R. (2020). Draft genome sequence of Psychrobacter okhotskensis strain 5179-1A isolated from a raw cured ham storage crate. Microbiology Resource Announcements 9(29):e00682-20. doi: 10.1128/MRA.00682-20.

Wist, V., Morach, M., Schneeberger, M., Cernela, N., Stevens, M.J.A., Zurfluh, K., Stephan, R., Nüesch-Inderbinen, M. (2020). Phenotypic and genotypic traits of vancomycin resistant enterococci from healthy food producing animals. Microorganisms 8(2), 261;



Ghielmetti, G., Friedel, U., Hilbe, M., Menegatti, C., Bacciarini, L., Stephan, R., Bloemberg, G. Mycobacterial infections in wild voars (Sus scrofa) from southern Switzerland: Diagnostic improvements, epidemiological situation and zoonotic potential. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases, accepted.

Schoster, A., Amsler, M., Kirchgässner, C., Saleh, L., Schwarzwald, C., Schmitt, S. Gentamicin plasma concentrations in hospitalized horses and retrospective minimal inhibitory concentrations of gram-negative equine pathogens. Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care, accepted.

Wambui, J., Ghielmetti, G., Morach, M., Hochreutener, M., Stephan, R. Detection of psychrophilic Clostridium spp. in fecal samples from cattle of different ages sampled at the slaughterhouse level. Journal of Food Protection, accepted. doi: 10.4315/JFP-20-259



Abteilung Geflügel- und Kaninchenkrankheiten


Albini, S., Möri, S., Schädler, J. (2020). Probleme mit Krankheitserregern bei der Umnutzung von Ställen und Weiden. Was lauert da im Vorborgenen? Geflügelzeitung 2, 15-16.

Hüppi, L., Ruggli, N., Python, S., Hoop, R., Albini, S., Grund, C., Vögtlin, A. (2020). Experimental pigeon paramyxovirus-1 infection in chicken: Evaluation of infectivity, clinical and pathological manifestations and diagnostic method. J General Virology, 101(2):156-167. doi: 10.1099/jgv.0.001364.

Stalder, S., Marti, H., Borel, N., Sachse, K., Albini, S., Vogler, B.R. (2020). Occurrence of Chlamydiaceae in raptors and crows in Switzerland. Pathogens 9(9), 724;

Stalder, S., Vogler, B., Albini, S. (2020). Chlamydien: eine Gefahr für Schweizer Freilandgeflügel? Schweizer Geflügelzeitung 6-7, 11.

Wolfrum, N. (2020). Infectious laryngotracheitis – An update on current approaches for prevention of an old disease. Journal of Animal Science Volume 98, Issue Supplement_1, S27–S35.





Gächter, B. (2020) Detection of Francisella tularensis by real-time PCR on feet and talons of various raptor species.



Stalder, S. (2020). Occurrence of Chlamydiaceae in raptors and crows. (Dr. med. vet.)