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Enhancing the Impact of Regional Health Improvement Programmes

Institutions
University of Warwick
Start date
2010
End date
2014
Objective

Aims and objectives:

  • To help the pig industry understand how porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) and swine dysentery (SD) persist in the national herd
  • To develop mathematical simulation models to help understand the role of the metaherd in the spread of PRRS
  • To use these models to test control and intervention strategies across the metaherd.
Funding Source
Agriculture & Horticulture Develop. Board
Project source
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Categories
Sanitation and Quality Standards