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Flu Virus. The Swine flu

New article published in Ganadería

January 1st, 2010

Sanchez-Vizcaino JM.

The A flu or influenza type A is a respiratory disease that affects a large number of species. It is caused by a segmented virus consisted in eight fragments of RNA which encoding 11 proteins. Influenza virus belongs to the family Orthomyxovirus and genus Influenzavirus type A. It is a zoonosis of low intensity. Interspecies transmission is not a frequent occurrence.


Universidad ComplutenseServicio de Inmunología Viral y Medicina Preventiva (SUAT). Centro de Vigilancia Sanitaria Veterinaria (VISAVET). Universidad Complutense (UCM). 111

Universidad ComplutenseDepartamento de Sanidad Animal. Facultad de Veterinaria. Universidad Complutense (UCM). 111


TITLE: Los Virus Gripe. La Gripe porcina

TYPE: Article

AUTHORS: Sanchez-Vizcaino JM.

José Manuel Sánchez-Vizcaíno Rodríguez

JOURNAL: Ganadería


NUMERATION: 64:30-33

DATE: January 1st, 2010

PUBLISHING COMPANY: Editorial Agricola Española S.A.


Sanchez-Vizcaino JM. Los Virus Gripe. La Gripe porcina.. Ganadería. 64:30-33. Editorial Agricola Española S.A.. 2010. (Article)