neurotropic neurotropic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (of a virus, toxin, or chemical) tending to attack or affect the nervous system preferentially

News

  1. EHV-1 case confirmed in Kansas

    TOPEKA, KAN. – The Kansas Department of Agriculture Animal Health Commissioner Dr. Bill Brown today reports that a horse in northeast Kansas has been confirmed positive with a wild type of a non-neurotropic case of Equine Herpes Virus (EHV-1).
    on April 30, 2014     Source: Kansas City Kansan

  2. Equine Herpes Virus confirmed in NE Kansas horse

    The Kansas Department of Agriculture reported Tuesday that a horse in northeast Kansas tested positive for a case of non-neurotropic Equine Herpes Virus (EHV-1) --- a virus that can cause respiratory diseases as well as neonatal fatalities and neurologic disease in infected herds. Department officials did not reveal the location of the horse's home in northeast Kansas, but said the animal had ...
    on April 30, 2014     Source: The Topeka Capital-Journal

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