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PPRV poses growing threat to sheep in Europe

This article was originally published in Agra Europe

The Surrey-based institute said coordinated vaccine strategies are urgently needed to combat the spread of PPRV, a neglected but devastating livestock disease. PPRV, also known as goat plague, is a highly contagious disease which can have a mortality rate as high as 90%. Cattle and pigs can be affected too but tend not to develop clinical signs. 



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