pISSN:1309 - 6958       eISSN:2146 - 1953
1998, Cilt 14, Sayı 2, Sayfa(lar) 039-046
Virus Isolation From Semen of Bulls that using Artificial and Natural Insemination
Sibel Yavru1, Feridun Öztürk1, Atilla Şimşek1, Orhan Yapkıç1, Cengiz Yıldız2
1S.Ü. Veteriner Fakültesi, Viroloji Anabilim Dalı, KONYA
2Y.Y.Ü. Veteriner Fakültesi, Dölerme ve Suni Tohumlama Anabilim Dalı, VAN
Keywords: Boğa, sperma, virus izolasyonu
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In this study; 60 semen samples from the artificial insemination centre in Ankara and also from the bulls -under the possessions of farmers- brought to be slaughtered in Meat and Fish Foundation Slaughterhouse in Konya were examined for virus isolation on sensitive cell cultures. As a result of inoculation of 60 semen samples onto cell cultures, 5 viruses were isolated. 3 of the isolated viruses were identified as Bovine Herpesvirus Type 1 (BHV-1) according to the results of cross microneutralisation test by rabbit hyperimmun sera.