An Immune Competence Profile in Swine
An immunocompetence profile has been developed for pigs. In vitro and in vivo immunoassays were used to determine several immunological parameters being assumed to have direct impact on disease resistance. The repeatabilities of the parameters tested were estimated and the correlations among the single traits were calculated.
KeywordsTetanus Toxoid Immunological Parameter Mitogenic Stimulation Irradiate Animal Phagocytosis Assay
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