Category Archives: Endemic diseases

First longitudinal study assessing the infection dynamics of PCV-3 in commercial healthy farms of Spain

Eliminating treatment with antibiotics in piglets increases diversity in their nasal microbial and promotes a better health

Zoonotic Tuberculosis, a public health challenge?

Teat skin colonization with contagious mastitis pathogens increase the risk of bovine intramammary infections

Liebre ibérica. Juan Lacruz CC-BY

IRTA coordinates the group ‘MIXOlepus’ to face mixomatosis in the hare

Myxomatosis is a disease that mainly affected rabbits, but recent outbreaks have been detected in the Iberian hare for the first time. The working group ‘MIXOlepus’, coordinated by the researcher of the Animal Health Program of IRTA Ignacio Badiola and from the sub-program of endemic diseases, will study the disease with the aim of developing a vaccine.

The researcher Virgina Aragón awarded with the best article in Suis magazine of 2018

The advisory committee of Suis has chosen the article “Haemophilus parasuis and resistance to antimicrobials” as the most relevant information of 2018. Virginia Aragón, from the Animal Health Research Center IRTA-CReSA is the author of the article published in number 152 of Suis.

New diagnostics to detect contagious mastitis pathogens in different niches of cow udder

Les superfícies i els estris de cuina han d'estar netes.

Tips to avoid food poisoning at home

Who has ever had a gastroenteritis? In most cases, those responsible for this bad experience are Campylobacter and Salmonella, two zoonotic bacteria that are transmitted through the consumption of contaminated foods. In times of family encounters it is a good time to review some guidelines to avoid these cases in our homes.