Piglet vaccination

To vaccinate piglets, two important points must be considered in order to choose the best moment …

Impact of PRRSv genetic diversity

The high PRRS virus diversity has an important impact in diagnosis, immune response: vaccines, protection…

Practical approach to diagnosis

ELISA and PCR in combination can be used not only to detect an infection, but also to determine approximately…

THE PRRS EXPERTS ANSWER

During changing season, great temperature difference between day and night can make PRRS virus situation worse? How can environmental stress be minimized during the changing season?

During changing season, great temperature difference between day and night can make PRRS virus situation worse? How can envir...

As many other infectious agents, PRRS virus will benefit when stressors are affecting the pigs as their immune capacity will be reduced, thus... Read More →
Can be performed “massive” PRRS vaccination of sows with the same vaccine as piglets in the farrowing room?

Can be performed “massive” PRRS vaccination of sows with the same vaccine as piglets in the farrowing room?...

Yes, there is not data showing any adverse effect. Even when you just do a blanket PRRS vaccination with a MLV some piglets... Read More →
“Together Against PRRS”: Results of the systematic monitoring program and its impact on the control of PRRS

“Together Against PRRS”: Results of the systematic monitoring program and its impact on the control of PRRS...

In previous posts we talked about “Together Against PRRS”, a global integrated program developed by HIPRA for the control of PRRSv. In this... Read More →