vetmed

PAPER SELECTED

Present Knowledge of Rotaviruses Focused on Rotaviruses in Pigs

SESTAK K, ISA P
Veterinarni Medicina 38, 1993, 161-186

A summary of thirty pages, concerning rotaviruses, i.e. RNA-viruses, the most frequent causal agents of infectious diarrhoea in children and young farm animals. Most of the chapters are generally focused on rotavirus morphology, structure and biology. Chapter No. 6 is especially detailed, trying to offer a complete summary of available diagnostic methods. The final chapters concern in greater detail the problems of rotaviruses in pigs, such as the immunity, prevention and treatment


FULL PAPER on request
« back