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Registration Open for International PRRS Symposium

by 5m Editor
26 September 2013, at 6:56am

US - Registration and Abstract Submission for the 2013 International PRRS Symposium are now open. The symposium will take place at the Intercontinental Hotel – Chicago Magnificent Mile on 7 and 8 December 2013.

Some of the key sponsors of the programme include Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc., National Pork Board, Pork Check-off, Zoetis and Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine.

Program focus

Virus transmission, biosecurity and area control
Host response to infection, including host genetics and innate/adaptive immunity
Vaccination strategies and therapeutics
Detection, diagnostics and surveillance
Virus structure and gene function

Abstract submission

All abstracts that cover PRRS, PCVAD or PED will be presented as posters. Selected abstracts may be chosen for special oral presentation. Abstract submission is open. Abstracts MUST be received by 1 November 2013.

For abstract submission and instructions, please click here.

For complete symposium information, please visit the North American PRRS Symposium website by clicking here.