Experimental infection of domestic pigs with the virus of peste des petits ruminants.

  • Nawathe D
  • Taylor W
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Pigs could be subclinically infected with PPRV by inoculation or contact with infected goats. There was no evidence that the virus could spread to uninfected pigs or goats and pigs are not considered important in the epidemiology of PPRV.

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  • Animals; Goats
  • microbiology
  • microbiology; Rinderpest virus
  • microbiology; Swine Diseases
  • pathogenicity; Sheep Diseases
  • transmission; Sheep
  • transmission; Swine

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  • PMID: 462558


  • D R Nawathe

  • W P Taylor

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