TITLE

Seroprevalence of equine influenza virus in northeast and southern Mexico

AUTHOR(S)
Blitvich, B. J.; Ibarra-Juarez, L. A.; Cortes-Guzman, A. J.; Root, J. J.; Franklin, A. B.; Sullivan, H. J.; Fernandez-Salas, I.
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;5/1/2010, Vol. 166 Issue 18, p565
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses information concerning the study of equine influenza A viruses (AIV) which is a highly infectious respiratory pathogen of horses. It is reported that there is few information on the seroprevalence and geographical distribution of AIV infections in Mexico after having conducted a study to estimate the number of infected horses. It is concluded that seroprevalence in southern Mexico is moderate compared to the horses in the north-east of the country.
ACCESSION #
51139728

 

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