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on November 27, 2019

New grant targets transmission, prevention of turkey arthritis reovirus

Research to address the reemergence of the costly viral disease.

Scientists at the University of Minnesota have received a $100,000 grant to study turkey arthritis reovirus (TARV). The research team will track how the costly viral turkey disease is transmitted and when a preventive vaccine will be most effective.

TARV causes lameness, swelling and increased fluid in the leg joints…

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