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Weaning-age piglets are responsible for the spread of many diseases, but in the case of influenza, they are also responsible for circulating the virus within the herd.
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In this new scientific publication from Dr. Jorge Garrido, PhD candidate from the Torremorell lab, numerous sampling strategies to monitor influenza were compared. the following individual, litter, and environmental samples were included in the study:
Continue reading “Comparison of individual, group and environmental sampling strategies to conduct influenza surveillance in pigs”
- Nasal swabs
- Nasal wipes
- Oropharyngeal swabs
- Oral fluids
- Surface wipes
- Udder wipes
- Airborne particle deposition