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Table 1 Prevalence of O157 and non-O157 STECs in beef feeder calves in spring and summer

From: Characterization of Shiga toxin – producing Escherichia coli infections in beef feeder calves and the effectiveness of a prebiotic in alleviating Shiga toxin - producing Escherichia coli infections

  Percent O157 STEC Percent Non-O157 STEC
Season Day 0 Day 35 Day 0 Day 35
Spring (n = 56) 7 27 36 77
Summer(n = 61) 11 87 40 72