PEDV infection risk factor analysis

In this study, we sought to identify factors that were associated with PEDv outbreaks on a sample of 190 sow farms from within the Swine Vet Center practice.  Additionally, we investigated the role of PRRSv in these infections.  The objective…

Tissue localization, shedding, virus carriage, antibody response, and aerosol transmission of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) following inoculation of 4 week old feeder pigs.

Porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) has recently emerged in the US.  The purpose of this investigation was to determine tissue localization, shedding pattern, virus carriage, antibody response, and aerosol transmission of PEDV following oral/nasal inoculation of 4-week-old feeder pigs.   Experimental…