Swine Program

Research Focus Areas

Disease Pathogenesis, Immunity, and Control

  • Biosecurity
    • Air filtration
    • Biocontainment technologies
  • Gilt acclimation
    • Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae
    • Porcine Reproductive Respiratory Syndrome
    • Influenza A virus
  • Diagnostics
    • Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus and Porcine Deltacoronavirus multiplex real time RT-PCR
    • Whole virus ELISA for Senecavirus A

Transmission and Epidemiology

  • Within farm transmission
  • Spatial epidemiology
  • Risk factors
  • Swine Health Monitoring Project
  • Airborne transmission

Emerging and Re-emerging Diseases

  • Senecavirus A