Non-simian cells for growth of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) virus

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Abstract

Disclosed are compositions and methods relating to growth of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus (PRRSV) using non-simian cells. In a particular example, porcine alveolar macrophage cells are described as having a capability of supporting infectivity and reproduction by PRRSV. Cells and cell lines of the invention are disclosed in connection with applications relating to PRRS disease, including vaccine technologies.
Original languageEnglish (US)
U.S. patent number8202717
StatePublished - Jun 19 2012

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