Seronegative findings on the investigations of equine infectious anemia in the Marmara region of Turkey


TURAN N. , YILMAZ H. , UYSAL A. , ARSLAN M.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF VETERINARY & ANIMAL SCIENCES, cilt.26, no.1, ss.299-302, 2002 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 26 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2002
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF VETERINARY & ANIMAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.299-302

Özet

A total of 404 horses was examined from the selected cities (Istanbul, Bursa, Balikesir) of the Marmara region of Turkey. Blood was collected from all horses and the sera were analyzed for the presence of antibodies to equine infectious anemia virus (EIAV) using an agar gel immunodiffusion (AGID) test The results revealed that none of the horses were positive for antibodies to EIAV.