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- Kavanová, Lenka, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Veterinary immunology and immunopathology 2018 v.197 pp. 58-62
- Cytomegalovirus; carrier state; gene expression; immunosuppression; interleukin-10; interleukin-8; macrophages; messenger RNA; mixed infection; models; monocytes; pathogens; piglets; pneumonia; reproductive disorders; rhinitis; sows; swine diseases; transcription (genetics); viruses
- ... Porcine cytomegalovirus (PCMV) causes lifelong latent infections in swine. The pathogen is occasionally associated with inclusion body rhinitis and pneumonia in piglets, reproductive disorders in pregnant sows and respiratory disease complex in older pigs. Immunosuppressive potential of PCMV infection is discussed. Macrophages were recognised as one of target cell types where propagation of virus ...