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Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Researchers discovered that Bluetongue virus can hijack the cellular machinery of its host
Researchers at INRA, ANSES, and ENVA have discovered that bluetongue virus can enhance its replication by exploiting one of its host's cellular pathways. ...
Thursday, April 23, 2009
Fort Dodge Provides Vaccine in Jersey
GENERAL - Fort Dodge Animal Health has provided its ZulvacĀ® 1 vaccine against Serotype 1 Bluetongue (BTV-1) in cattle and sheep to vets in Jersey under the terms of a Special Export Licence from the French Government....
Monday, September 08, 2008
WMC REPORT - Concerns Raised over Bluetongue Spread
SOUTH AFRICA - Increased outbreaks of bluetongue and the possibility that the disease could be spread by indigenous midge species is causing concern across Europe, writes TheCattleSite Senior Editor Chris Harris from the World Meat Congress in Cape Town,...
Tuesday, August 19, 2008
Towards Understanding Bluetongue Outbreaks
GENERAL - A recent article published in Virology, reports the identification of a bluetongue virus strain that caused the northern European Bluetongue outbreak in 2006. ...

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