Potential risk of equine herpes virus 1 (EHV-1) transmission by equine embryo transfer.

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The objective of this study was to determine whether the 10 wash cycles proposed by the International Embryo Transfer Society (IETS) for bovine embryos efficiently decontaminated equine embryos exposed to equine herpes virus 1 (EHV-1) in vitro. Donor mares and stallions were individually screened and shown to be negative for the virus by PCR detection of… (More)

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@article{Hebia2007PotentialRO, title={Potential risk of equine herpes virus 1 (EHV-1) transmission by equine embryo transfer.}, author={Imen Hebia and Francesca Fieni and Genevi{\`e}ve Duchamp and Sandrine Destrumelle and J-L Pellerin and St{\'e}phan Zientara and J-F Vautherot and J-F Bruyas}, journal={Theriogenology}, year={2007}, volume={67 9}, pages={1485-91} }