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This week, Drs. Sunil Mor and Albert Rovira from the University of Minnesota Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory explain how we can use whole genome sequencing during a PRRS outbreak investigation.
Continue reading “Use of Whole Genome Sequencing during a PRRSv outbreak investigation”
- Viral recombination is documented in PRRSv
- Whole Genome Sequencing can provide the detailed information to better understand recombination and PRRSv dynamics
In this newly released article from the MycoLab in the Veterinary Microbiology journal, Dr. David Pillman working with Dr. Maria Pieters shares his results regarding detection of two mycoplasma species and how this was correlated with lameness scores in nursery and finishing pigs.
Continue reading “Detection of Mycoplasma hyorhinis and Mycoplasma hyosynoviae in oral fluids and correlation with pig lameness scores”
- M. hyorhinis was frequently detected in oral fluids in nursery and finisher herds
- High detection of M. hyosynoviae in oral fluids was observed in finisher herds.
- Proportion of lame pigs and M. hyosynoviae detection in oral fluids were correlated.
Have you registered yet? This Thursday at 1pm CST, Dr. Fabio Vannucci from the University of Minnesota, Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory and Dr. Nathan Winkelman, current AASV president will be discussing what is new in the world of swine ileitis.
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We are kicking off this series with a presentation from Dr. Daryl Olsen from AMVC regarding batch farrowing in large farms and the reasons why you may want to implement it. We hope you enjoy it!
Continue reading “Best of Leman 2019 #1: D. Olsen – Batch farrowing in large farms”