#04-207

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Date Full Report Received

05/16/2005

Date Abstract Report Received

05/16/2005

Investigation

Institution: ,
Primary Investigator:
Co-Investigators: Justine Malinsky, Michael Murtaugh

PRRS virus proteins that are immunogenic in pigs were expressed and purified. Nsp2p and nucleocapsid proteins are and will be available to PRRS researchers and can be used to detect exposure to PRRS virus, monitor immune responses, and to investigate mechanisms of immune protection against PRRS.