[Transplacental BVD virus transmission after experimental inoculation of goats in different pregnancy stages].

@article{Depner1990TransplacentalBV,
  title={[Transplacental BVD virus transmission after experimental inoculation of goats in different pregnancy stages].},
  author={Klaus Robert Depner and Otto J B Huebschle and B. Liess},
  journal={DTW. Deutsche tierarztliche Wochenschrift},
  year={1990},
  volume={97 10},
  pages={421-3}
}
Eight groups of altogether 25 goats without neutralizing antibodies against BVD virus, were inoculated either intranasally or intranasally and subcutaneously with two different BVD virus isolates during different stages of gestation. In all 18 goats inoculated within the first 78 days of gestation an abortion and foetal death rate of approximately 100% occurred. Only one goat gave birth to a clinically healthy kid. The other seven goats which were inoculated after the 78th day of gestation… CONTINUE READING