Development of a nanogold slot blot inhibition assay for the detection of antibodies against bovine herpesvirus type 1.
- Greice Japolla,
- Jair Pereira Cunha-Junior,
- Ana Claudia Arantes Marquez Pajuaba,
- Ernesto Akio Taketomi,
- Samira Bührer-Sékula,
- Luiz Artur Mendes Bataus,
- Guilherme Rocha Lino de Souza
Arch Virol 2018 Feb 21. Epub 2018 Feb 21.
Programa de Pós-graduação em Ciência Animal, Escola de Veterinária e Zootecnia (PPGCA/EVZ), Universidade Federal de Goiás, Goiânia, GO, Brazil.
Bovine herpesvirus type 1 (BoHV-1) is recognized as an important pathogen causing respiratory, reproductive, and neurological disorders in cattle and is associated with economic losses to animal industry. Accurate diagnostic methods are needed for prevention of disease transmission. While the virus neutralization test is considered the gold standard method, it requires maintenance of the virus and cell cultures, which is time consuming and expensive. Read More