Studies on isolation of rhinopneumonitis virus from Korean horses and its immunogenicity I. Sero-epidemiological studies on equine herpesvirus-1

국내 말로부터 비폐렴바이러스의 분리 및 면역원성에 관한 연구 I. 말 비폐렴바이러스(equine rhinopneumonitis virus)에 대한 혈청학적 역학조사

  • Cho, Gil-jae (Korean Racing Association, Cheju Race Course) ;
  • Kim, Bong-hwan (College of Veterinary Medicine, Kyungpook National University) ;
  • Lee, Du-sik (Department of Veterinary Medicine, Cheju National University) ;
  • Shin, Tae-kyun (Department of Veterinary Medicine, Cheju National University) ;
  • Yang, Ki-chun (Department of Veterinary Medicine, Cheju National University) ;
  • Lim, Yoon-kyu (Department of Veterinary Medicine, Cheju National University) ;
  • Cho, Sung-soo (Choongang Animal Disease Lab)
  • Received : 1995.05.09
  • Published : 1995.10.30

Abstract

The present study was conducted to investigate the incidence of equine herpesvirus 1(EHV-1) infection in Korean horses by cell EUSA and serum neutralization test A significant level of antibodies to EHV-1 was detected from 539(82.8%) by cell EUSA and from 524 horses(80.5%) by SNT indicating that EHV-1 infection in Korean horses are widely spreaded throughout the country.

Acknowledgement

Supported by : 한국학술진흥재단