Experimental bluetongue virus superinfection in calves previously immunized with bluetongue virus serotype 8


The effect of a superinfection with bluetongue virus serotype 1 (BTV1) was evaluated on two groups of four calves. One group received a commercial inactivated BTV serotype 8 (BTV8) vaccine. This group and the non-vaccinated group of calves were challenged twice (4 months apart) with the European BTV8 strain isolated during the 2006-2007 epidemics. Calves… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s13567-016-0357-6


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