First report of bovine viral diarrhoea virus-2 infection in cattle in Poland.

@article{Polak2014FirstRO,
  title={First report of bovine viral diarrhoea virus-2 infection in cattle in Poland.},
  author={Mirosław Paweł Polak and Aleksandra Kuta and Wiesław Rybałtowski and Jerzy Rola and Magdalena Larska and Jan Franciszek Żmudziński},
  journal={Veterinary journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={202 3},
  pages={643-5}
}
This report describes the first identification in Poland of bovine viral diarrhoea virus (BVDV)-2 in a dairy herd where severe clinical disease with losses of young animals was observed. The virus was readily cultivated in cell culture and a phylogenetic analysis of the nucleotide sequences and secondary structures of the viral genomic 5' untranslated region confirmed virus identity. The economic impact of the infection was significant compared to the previously prevalent BVDV-1 infections… CONTINUE READING