Tag Archives: Viruses

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

Interview. Current situation of the African and Classical Swine Fever

The Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) follows a seasonal pattern in the Arabian Peninsula

Rift Valley virus study made by IRTA-CReSA and INIA-CISA is awarded by the Royal Entomological Society

African swine fever, an epidemic that crosses Europe

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.

Pigs and llamas are also susceptible to be infected by MERS-CoV

Mosquit tigre. Autor: Alexander Northey (CC BY-NC 2.0)

Available the Chikungunya, Dengue and Zika virus cases report in Catalonia during 2018

The Sub-Directorate General for Emergency Surveillance and Response in Public Health of the Public Health Agency of Catalonia has published the report on the surveillance and control of arbovirosis transmitted by mosquitoes in Catalonia during the period from June to November 2018. IRTA-CReSA collaborates in the execution of this surveillance.