Influenza researchers are trying to stimulate antibody responses towards parts of the HA that are the least variable from strain to strain. One approach that seems promising is choosing two antigenically very different strains within the H1 or H3 subtype for the primary and subsequent booster vaccinations.
Producing well with a low antimicrobial usage: Is it possible in high pig-density areas? And, what is the role of the age at weaning?
Could the vaccination against Salmonella in pigs be as crucial as it has been in poultry?
How can we monitor our program? Which pigs should be sampled? How many? How often should we sequence the virus/es present in our farms?
The farmer contacted the veterinary surgeon concerning an increase of respiratory distress and mortality in the finishing pigs during the previous 3 days.
On October 19, 2018, the 7th Leman China Pig Conference officially kicked off at the Zhengzhou International Convention and Exhibition Center.