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Exploratory field study on the effect of Porcine circovirus 2 (PCV2) sow vaccinationon serological, virological and reproductiveparameters in a PCV2 subclinically infectedsow herd
(Veterinary Research, 2018-04-16) Sanitat Animal
Blocking transmission of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in llamas by vaccination with a recombinant spike protein
(Emerging Microbes and Infections, 2019-11-12) Sanitat Animal
The ongoing Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) outbreaks pose a worldwide public health threat. Blocking MERS-CoV zoonotic transmission from dromedary camels, the animal reservoir, ...
Histopathological and virological findings in emaciated pigs from Mexico: an exploratory study
(Acta Veterinaria Brno, 2018-06-27) Sanitat Animal
The objective of this work was to detect the presence of three main pig respiratory viral agents (porcine rubulavirus [PorPV], porcine circovirus type 2 [PCV-2], and porcine reproductive and respiratory ...
Chimeric camel/human heavy-chain antibodies protect against MERS-CoV infection
(Science Advances, 2018-08-08) Sanitat Animal
Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) continues to cause outbreaks in humans as a result of spillover events from dromedaries. In contrast to humans, MERS-CoV–exposed dromedaries develop ...
Porcine circovirus 2 (PCV-2) genotype update and proposal of a new genotyping methodology
(PLoS ONE, 2018-12-06) Sanitat Animal
Porcine circovirus 2 (PCV-2) is one of the most widespread viral infections of swine, causing a remarkable economic impact because of direct losses and indirect costs for its control. As other ssDNA ...
Evaluation of the effectiveness of the SurePure Turbulator ultraviolet-C irradiation equipment on inactivation of different enveloped and non-enveloped viruses inoculated in commercially collected liquid animal plasma
(PLoS ONE, 2019-02-21) Sanitat Animal
The objective of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of the SurePure Turbulator ultraviolet-C (UV-C, 254 nm wavelength) irradiation equipment on inactivation of different enveloped and non-enveloped ...
Biosafety steps in the manufacturing process of spray-dried plasma: a review with emphasis on the use of ultraviolet irradiation as a redundant biosafety procedure
(Porcine Health Management, 2020-07-16) Sanitat Animal
Spray dried plasma (SDP) is a functional protein source obtained from blood of healthy animals, approved by the veterinary authorities from animals declared to be fit for slaughter for human consumption. ...
Commercial feed containing porcine plasma spiked with African swine fever virus is not infective in pigs when administered for 14 consecutive days
(PLoS ONE, 2020-07-22) Sanitat Animal
The objective of this study was to determine if commercially collected liquid porcine plasma contaminated with African swine fever virus (ASFV) and fed for 14 consecutive days would infect pigs. ...
Porcine Circovirus 2 Genotypes, Immunity and Vaccines: Multiple Genotypes but One Single Serotype
(Pathogens, 2020-12-14) Sanitat Animal
Identified for the first time in the 1990s, Porcine circovirus 2 (PCV-2) should not be considered an emerging virus anymore. Nevertheless, many aspects of its biology and epidemiology are still ...
Stable neutralizing antibody levels 6 months after mild and severe COVID-19 episodes
(Med, 2021-01-31) Sanitat Animal
Background. Understanding mid-term kinetics of immunity to SARS-CoV-2 is the cornerstone for public health control of the pandemic and vaccine development. However, current evidence is rather based on ...