Podcast: Prof Andrea Ladinig on monitoring PRRSv with tongue fluids

04-03 | |
Photo: Vincent ter Beek
Photo: Vincent ter Beek

In this ‘Meet the Expert’ podcast series, global opinion leaders answer practical questions revolving around topics of swine health and management. This episode takes a look at the technique of monitoring PRRSv with tongue fluids with Andrea Ladinig, professor at the University of Veterinary Medicine in Vienna, Austria.

The ‘Meet the Expert’ podcast series is made possible by Pig Progress in cooperation with Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health.

In this podcast, hosts Vincent ter Beek and Iris Hofman on behalf of Pig Progress speak to Prof Andrea Ladinig who says that monitoring PRRS virus can be conducted perfectly well using tongue fluids. In fact, this topic recently won a European PRRS Research Award.

Meet the (other) experts

In case you missed it, the previous episode focused on Lawsonia and the microbiome with Prof Dr Christian Visscher of the University of Veterinary Medicine in Hanover, Germany. The next episode in this podcast series will appear on Monday 1 April and will host Dr Evelien Biebaut, attached to Ghent University in Belgium, who will take a deep dive into the world of M. hyo.

The podcasts in this series are available on podcast channels including Soundcloud, Spotify, Google Podcasts or Apple Podcasts.

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Vincent ter Beek Editor of Pig Progress / Topic: Pigs around the world
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