What should we know about BVD Diagnosis?

Training Video

A BVD training Video that summarizes the most important facts you should know about BVD diagnosis in only one minute. Four points considering for what diagnostic tests can be used for, by which diagnostic methods PI animals can be detected directly, the threat coming from "Trojan cows" and the detection of virus exposure.


Diagnostic test to detect BVD

George Caldow

Control programs require the use of accurate diagnostic tests for the detection of BVD virus, antigen or specific antibodies. These tests can be used to detect virus exposure both at the individual and herd level. The interference of maternal antibodies in colostrum-fed calves must be kept in consideration during surveillance programs.