Viruses

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Poliovirus (PV) infects humans and is highly infectious. It belongs to the genus Enterovirus , under the family Picornaviridae . There are three serotypes; PV1, PV2, and PV3, but PV1 is the most common serotype. PV has a single...
Peste des petits ruminants virus (PPRV), also known as goat plague, is highly contagious and infects small ruminants such as sheep and goats. Cattle and pigs can be infected but don’t develop any clinical signs. The virus belongs to the...
Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) infects domestic pigs. It belongs to the family Arteriviridae , genus Arterivirus and there are two genotypes – 1 (European) and 2 (North American). Highly pathogenic strains of the North American genotype...

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