Date Full Report Received05/16/2005
Date Abstract Report Received05/16/2005
InvestigationInstitution: ATG Laboratories, Inc.
Primary Investigator: Laura Kakach
Co-Investigators: Justine Malinsky, Michael Murtaugh
Funded ByNational Pork Board
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.