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What does BTV stand for?

BTV stands for Bluetongue Virus


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One of the midges - Culicoides obsoletus - is abundant on farms in the UK and is also responsible for transmitting the Bluetongue virus, which caused widespread disease in livestock in 2007 when insects were blown across the Channel.
THREE cattle at a Welsh farm have been infected with the deadly bluetongue virus, animal health chiefs confirmed yesterday.
However, symptomatic of the problems blighting the farming industry, restrictions have been imposed by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on the movement of animals because of the bluetongue virus.
International experts with extensive laboratory experience and field work introduce two dozen chapters in this debut volume of a new series treating such pressing issues as the spread of malaria to Europe (with an assist from changing climate, land use, and transport patterns) and the European emergence, surveillance, and control of the carriers of novel diseases such as bluetongue virus, tick-borne encephalitis, and Usutu virus.