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  • Femke Feenstra, René G. P. van Gennip, Mieke A Maris-Veldhuis, Eline Verheij, Piet A. van Rijn
  • Medicine, Biology
  • The Journal of general virology
  • 2014 (First Publication: 1 September 2014)
  • Bluetongue is a disease in ruminants caused by the bluetongue virus (BTV), and is spread by Culicoides biting midges. Bluetongue outbreaks cause huge economic losses and death in sheep in severalContinue Reading
  • Piet A. van Rijn, Sandra G. P. van de Water, Femke Feenstra, René G. P. van Gennip
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Virology Journal
  • 2016 (First Publication: 1 December 2016)
  • BackgroundBluetongue virus (BTV) and African horse sickness virus (AHSV) are distinct arthropod borne virus species in the genus Orbivirus (Reoviridae family), causing the notifiable diseasesContinue Reading
  • Femke Feenstra, Mieke A Maris-Veldhuis, +4 authors Piet A. van Rijn
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Vaccine
  • 2014 (First Publication: 1 December 2014)
  • Bluetongue virus (BTV) causes Bluetongue in ruminants and is transmitted by Culicoides biting midges. Vaccination is the most effective measure to control vector borne diseases; however, there are 26Continue Reading
  • Mirriam G.J. Tacken, Franz J. Daus, Femke Feenstra, René G.P. van Gennip, Piet A. van Rijn
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Vaccine
  • 2015 (First Publication: 1 October 2015)
  • Recently, we have developed a novel vaccine for Bluetongue named BT Disabled Infectious Single Animal (DISA) vaccine. Due to the lack of non-essential NS3/NS3a protein, BT DISA vaccine is aContinue Reading