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DEVELOPMENT AND EVALUATION OF NOVEL MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTIC TESTS FOR THE DETECTION OF MAEDI VISNA VIRUS INFECTION

Objective



The objective is to develop improved diagnostic tests for Maedi visna virus (MVV) infection to enable better control of the disease.

Specific objectives are:

- Development of a robust, specific, sensitive serological diagnostic test for MVV.
- Validation of the test under field conditions in countries where MVV infection is a major problem.

Funding Scheme

CSC - Cost-sharing contracts

Coordinator

UNIVERSIDAD DE ZARAGOZA
Address
Miguel Servet 177
50013 Zaragoza
Spain

Participants (3)

INNOGENETICS
Belgium
Address
7,Industriepark Zwijnaarde 7, Bus 4
9052 Gent
SERVICIO DE INVESTIGACION Y MEJORA AGRARIA
Spain
Address
Barrio Arteaga
48016 Derio
Università degli Studi di Torino
Italy
Address
Via Nizza 52
10126 Torino