Tag Archive: Clayton Johnson, PCV2, PCV3
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.