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What does PRRS stand for?

PRRS stands for Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome

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Diseases currently causing concern include avian flu and new strains of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus, which are circulating in China, plus African swine fever, which has spread from Africa to Russia.
00 Hardcover Immunology and imune system disorders QR175 The eight chapters in this collection present mathematical models of the host response to porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome, review theories on the reciprocal influence between hosts and pathogens, investigate the codon preferences found in bee virus genomes, and discuss the molecules released by entomopathogenic nematodes.
The leading meat processor punished 13 officials involved in use of the vaccine administered to parent pigs since 1998 to protect baby pigs from the porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome, Nippon Meat senior managing director Yosuke Umemoto said at a press conference.
The 54 papers discuss such aspects as the proteomic dissection of viral pathogenesis, identifying genes involved in tick infestation in cows, the dynamic differential regulation of innate immune transcripts during the infection of alveolar macrophages by the porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus, and using RNAi and transgenics to develop viral disease resistant livestock.