TITLE

BTV-l I found in Belgium

PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;2/28/2009, Vol. 164 Issue 9, p255
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the positive clinical findings regarding bluetongue virus (BTV) diagnosed in a cow in Flanders, Belgium. It states a report from the Institute for Animal Health (IAH) confirms that the cow has been infected with serotype 11 of the viral disease found in animals. The Belgian Federal Agency for the Food Chain suspects the virus to be a vaccine strain.
ACCESSION #
37590392

 

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