Bovine papillomavirus DNA in neoplastic and nonneoplastic tissues obtained from horses with and without sarcoids in the western United States.

OBJECTIVE To determine the incidence of bovine papillomavirus (BPV) type 1 or 2 in sarcoids and other samples of cutaneous tissues collected from horses in the western United States. ANIMALS 55 horses with sarcoids and 12 horses without sarcoids. PROCEDURE Tissue samples (tumor and normal skin from horses with sarcoids and normal skin, papillomas, and… CONTINUE READING