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Identifying the routes of PRRS virus transmission

Hands or boots from farm personnel, livestock vehicles, aerosol transmission and even mosquitoes or houseflies – contamination with PRRS virus can occur rapidly and through many different channels. Researchers at the University of Minnesota set out to find a way how to prevent the spread of PRRS virus through consistent and high-level biosecurity. The first results are very promising.

Source: Volume 24, No. 9

Keywords: PRRS, M. Hyo, Minnesota, aerosol transmission, IPVS, high level

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Pig Progress, volume 24, no.9 2008

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