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    • Genetic markers associated with field PRRSV-induced abortion rates 

      Pena i Subirà, Ramona Natacha; Fernández, Carlos; Blasco-Felip, María; Fraile Sauce, Lorenzo José; Estany Illa, Joan (MDPI, 2019-07-30)
      In gilts and sows, the more severe clinical manifestation of PRRSV occurs in late gestation and can result in up to 40% of abortion incidence. Despite the known genetic component in the resilience to PRRSV, there is scarce ...
    • Resilience effects of SGK1 and TAP1 DNA markers during PRRSV outbreaks in reproductive sows 

      Laplana Lafaja, Marina; Estany Illa, Joan; Fraile Sauce, Lorenzo José; Pena i Subirà, Ramona Natacha (MDPI, 2020-05-22)
      The porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) is a major infectious stressor that causes serious health problems and productivity drops. Based on previous genome-wide analyses, we selected SGK1 and TAP1 ...