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The results of this study are also interesting from the standpoint of comparative pathology: the genital tropism of CpHV.1, the lesions (the necrosis and ulcers) on the vulva, and the latency in the sacral ganglia are typical features also observed in the herpesvirus type 2 infection of humans. Serum neutralization assays were performed as described elsewhere.12 Briefly, sera were heat-inactivated at 56°C for 30 min and serial 2-fold dilutions starting from 1/2 (of each individual sample) were mixed with 100 TCID50 of CpHV-1 Ba.1 strain in 96-well microtiter plates.f The plates were kept at room temperature for 45 min, and then 20,000 MDBK cells were added to each well. Experimental procedure used to analyse goat serum samples. An enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) was developed to detect immunoglobulin G (IgG) antibodies directed to whole Caprine herpesvirus 1 (CpHV-1). In Europe, although the virus was first isolated in Switzerland [21], more recent serological studies suggested that infection is particularly located in Mediterranean countries such as Italy [22,23], Spain [24] and Greece [25]. In France, which is geographically close to these countries, a first serological study was performed in the Mediterranean island of Corsica and in two central mainland districts [26]. The use of natural mating was identified as a risk factor (P = 0.001) associated with CpHV-1 flock-level prevalence (Table 2).

Animals.Twenty-four 6-year-old Maltese crossbred goats seronegative for CpHV-1, from a CpHV-1-free flock, were used in this experiment. From the pathogenic point of view, CpHV-1 infection starts locally at the respiratory or genital tract and successively, through a mononuclear cell-associated viremia, the virus spread systemically causing abortion in pregnant animals. The present study was undertaken to determine if the use of a potent adjuvant could augment the immunogenicity and the protective efficacy of an inactivated CpHV-1 vaccine. CpHV-1 Strains Used in this Study Extraction of Viral DNA DNA was extracted from the original nasal and vaginal samples using the Qiamp Tissue Kit (Qiagen GmbH, Germany) according to the instructions of the manufacturer and stored at +4°C. At 12 h post-infection several proapototic genes such as caspases, TNF, Cd70, and Traf1 were over expressed while Bcl2a1a, Fadd, and TNF genes were underexpressed. Amplatz K., 1984: Obliteration of the gallbladder without formal cholecystectomy a feasibility study. This translation tool is powered by Google.

The quantitative assay was validated on clinical samples, including genital swabs and various tissue samples collected from goats either infected naturally or experimentally with CpHV-1. caprine enzootic nasal granuloma infectious disease of goats and sheep caused by a retrovirus; characterized clinically by sero-mucoid nasal discharge, cough, dyspnea, stertor, emaciation, death; enzootic in the flock. M. Genital CpHV-1 infections are characterized by painful erythematous-oedematous lesions evolving into vesicles and ulcers healing in two weeks [8]; balanoposthitis, vaginitis, infertility or abortion are often observed during primary or recurrent infections. No antibodies were detected against bovine viral diarrhea virus, epizootic hemorrhagic disease virus, bovine leukemia virus, bluetongue virus, foot-and-mouth disease virus, or sheep and goat poxvirus. In previous studies, CpHV.1 was experimentally reactivated in adult goats by administration of a high dose of dexamethasone (DMS) for several days (1, 7). An enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) was developed to detect immunoglobulin G (IgG) antibodies directed to whole Caprine herpesvirus 1 (CpHV-1).

The diagnosis in the remaining two animals was based upon histologic eye lesions consistent with MCF (CNS not available for examination). As previous efforts to clone the gE gene had failed due to its extremely high GC-content (75% average), we used betaine as a PCR enhancer to facilitate amplification of the entire gE gene from the Argentinian CL15 strain of SHV-1. CHV1 was recovered from lungs and less commonly from liver and adrenal gland. Moreover, antibodies were detected against RPV and BRSV in sera from SA and against BAV-3 in sera from the UAE. Its cause is unclear, but Mycoplasma mycoides mycoides is implicated, as are other Mycoplasma spp organisms of the Histophilus/Haemophilus group, and potentially viruses, such as caprine herpesvirus 1. Losses of 1 to 5% annually can be normal in a given herd; careful record keeping and analysis will indicate a problem is at hand while there still may be time to intervene. In ewes, the ventral aspect of the tail (where it contacts the vulva) may be similarly affected.

Both deer were euthanatized after several months because of continued disease. The detection and discrimination of five closely related ruminant alphaherpesviruses, bovine herpesvirus 1 (BHV-1), bovine herpesvirus 5 (BHV-5), caprine herpesvirus 1 (CapHV-1), cervine herpesvirus 1 (CerHV-1), and rangiferine herpesvirus 1 (RanHV-1), were achieved by the development of specific PCR systems. The reports posted are part of a comprehensive review of the documents the Agency removed from its website in early February and are in the same redacted form as before. med.vet.) and in 1988 his ‘Habilitation’ (a PhD equivalent) in virology.