Submitted to: Institute for International Cooperation in Animal Biologics
Publication Type: Proceedings
Publication Acceptance Date: June 1, 1998
Publication Date: N/A
Technical Abstract: This information about porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus was presented as part of the Proceedings of the training course provided by the Institute for International Cooperation in Animal Biologics held June 1 - July 2, 1998 at Iowa State University. It included the following topics: 1) Overview of the disease (porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus) and its pathogenesis; 2) Characteristics of the infectious agent; 3) Current knowledge regarding the identity of protective antigens; and 4) Current knowledge regarding the protective immune response.