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UMN graduate student recognized at 26th IPVS congress

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Cipriano de Abreu received best presentation awards for talks on Mycoplasma hyorhinis detection; aerosol infection model for Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae.

During the 26th IPVS congress in Rio de Janeiro this past month, a number of presentations were given by University of Minnesota speakers, sharing the latest in swine research. Cipriano de Abreu from the MycoLab received two best presentation awards for his talks: "Mycoplasma hyorhinis detection in dams and piglets during lactation" and "An experimental aerosol infection model for Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae in pigs."

While Fabio Vannucci was a member of the scientific committee, a vast number of UMN faculty members and graduate students gave presentations:

  • "Evaluation of air filters in swine farms as a surveillance method to assess the spread of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome and influenza A viruses," Gustavo Lopez
  • "The path ahead on Mycoplasma control," Maria Pieters
  • "Changes in the upper and lower respiratory microbiome during early Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae infection in pigs," Maria Pieters
  • "Sow mortality: Removal reasons and factors associated with increased mortality," Guilherme Preis
  • "Distinguishing viable from non-viable Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae by PCR," Maria Pieters
  • "Multi-farm long-term investigation of Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae detection in processing fluids," Maria Pieters
  • "Assessing Senecavirus A shedding and transmission in growing pig populations," Guilherme Preis

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