Complete genome sequence of highly virulent porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus variants that recently emerged in the United States

Aspen M. Workman, Timothy P.L. Smith, Fernando A. Osorio, Hiep L.X. Vu

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A recent outbreak of particularly virulent disease caused by porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus has occurred in swine herds across the United States. We report here the complete genome sequence of eight viral isolates from four Nebraska herds experiencing an outbreak of severe disease in 2016.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numbere00772-16
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jan 1 2016


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  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics

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