Swine it #105: The new PRRS virus strain: what changes now? - Dr. Giovani Trevisan

calendar icon 30 August 2021
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"𝘞𝘩𝘦𝘯 𝘸𝘦 𝘴𝘱𝘦𝘢𝘬 𝘢𝘣𝘰𝘶𝘵 𝘗𝘙𝘙𝘚, 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘰𝘯𝘭𝘺 𝘵𝘩𝘪𝘯𝘨 𝘸𝘦 𝘤𝘢𝘯 𝘳𝘦𝘢𝘭𝘭𝘺 𝘣𝘦 𝘴𝘶𝘳𝘦 𝘰𝘧 𝘪𝘴 𝘪𝘵𝘴 𝘷𝘢𝘳𝘪𝘢𝘣𝘪𝘭𝘪𝘵𝘺." - 𝗗𝗿. 𝗚𝗶𝗼𝘃𝗮𝗻𝗶 𝗧𝗿𝗲𝘃𝗶𝘀𝗮𝗻

𝗪𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝘄𝗶𝗹𝗹 𝗹𝗲𝗮𝗿𝗻:

1. The new PRRS virus strain
2. Virus lasting longer?
3. Progression of this strain
4. Biosecurity measures
5. Trends and patterns with other diseases
6. Online information

𝗠𝗲𝗲𝘁 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗴𝘂𝗲𝘀𝘁: Dr. Trevisan obtained his DVM diploma in the veterinary faculty of Lages, in the state Santa Catarina, Brazil in 2009, and an MBA in business enterprises in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil in 2013. From 2010 until 2017, he worked as a full-time veterinarian for JBS foods in an integrated system with an emphasis on swine animal health and production management. From 2017 until 2020, he did his Ph.D. at Iowa State University under the supervision of Dr. Linhares. Since 2020, he is a post-doc research associate in the Veterinary Diagnostic and Population Animal Medicine Centre at Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa US. He focuses on the applied use of veterinary diagnostic test results and epidemiology concepts to make informed decisions for disease prevention and control.

𝗟𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗲𝗻 𝗼𝗻 𝗔𝗽𝗽𝗹𝗲 𝗣𝗼𝗱𝗰𝗮𝘀𝘁𝘀, 𝗦𝗽𝗼𝘁𝗶𝗳𝘆 𝗼𝗿 𝗮𝗻𝘆 𝗺𝗮𝗷𝗼𝗿 𝗽𝗹𝗮𝘁𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗺.

Márcio Gonçalves

Founder of Swine it
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