Tag Archive: Albert Rovira, Bailey Arruda, PCV3, subclinical PCV3
Dec 05, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Diagnostic experts: PCV3 is common in US swine herdsPCV3 was first reported in 2016, but appears to have been present in swine populations decades prior to that time. PCV3 strains are similar to one another but are very different from PCV2.
Feb 16, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Tale of two viruses: PCV3 impact unknown while PCV2 continues to evolveGenetic sequencing demonstrates that porcine circovirus type 3 (PCV3) is significantly different from PCV2, but otherwise little is known about the virus.
Aug 12, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on PCV3: A challenge independent from PCV2Anyone involved in raising pigs is aware of PCV2, but new on the scene is porcine circovirus type 3 (PCV3). Although the two viruses are both circular DNA viruses in the same family, they are...
May 19, 2017Susan SpiegelComments Off on PCV3 may be a bigger problem than expectedThe emergence of novel porcine circovirus-3 (PCV3) in US pig herds requires closer research into whether the disease is commonly circulating in the country’s hog population, scientists say.