Table 2

Mean viral shedding days, maximum viral titers, and clinical scores by virus type in cattle bitten by black flies infected with different VSNJV strains
Virus P
NJ82AZB NJ82COB NJ06WYE NJOSF
Viral Shedding Days 5.2 2.1 3.0 2.6 0.103
Maximum Viral Titer (log10 TCID50/mL) 5.46 2.77 5.36 4.1 0.132
Clinical Scores
   Lesion 2.8 1.4 1.4 1.0 0.041
   Shedding 1.0 0.2 0.6 0.6
  
    Lameness
    0.6
    0.2
    0.0
    0.0
   Total 4.4a 1.8a,b 2.0a,b 1.6b

Means with a superscript in common do not differ at the 5% level of significance.

*n= 5 cows/group.

Smith et al.

Smith et al. BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:183   doi:10.1186/1746-6148-8-183

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