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BVD type 2

BVD type 2 is a common cattle viral disease in North America, where it accounts for around 50% of infections. Although it is currently less prevalent in the EU (<10% of infections), recent outbreaks suggest that BVD type 2 is an emerging viral threat in the region.

BVD type 2: an emerging threat in the EU1
  • EU Thematic network on control of bovine viral diarrhoea virus (BVDV). BVDV Control QLRT – 2001-01573 Position paper.