US variant porcine epidemic diarrhea virus: histological lesions and genetic characterization


Porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) was first recognized in pigs in the United States (US) in May 2013. Since then, the virus has spread to over 30 states and caused significant economic losses in the US swine industry due to the high mortality in newborn piglets less than 2 weeks of age. A mild-variant strain OH851 of PEDV in the US was first reported… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11262-016-1334-x


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