Coxiella burnetii in pregnant goats

H.I.J. Roest

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, other


Coxiella burnetii is the causative agent of Q fever. Since it was first recognised as a disease in the 1930s, knowledge about the agent and the disease itself has increased, although knowledge gaps are still present. Therefore the name Q(uery) fever still holds true.
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • Wageningen University
  • van Putten, J.P.M., Promotor, External person
  • Rebel, Annemarie, Co-promotor
  • Bossers, Alex, Co-promotor
Award date14 Mar 2013
Print ISBNs9789064646423
Publication statusPublished - 14 Mar 2013


  • q fever
  • coxiella burnetii
  • human diseases
  • goats
  • goat keeping
  • animal welfare


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