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1. West Nile virus seroprevalence in horses from Romania: first step in the infection risk assessment.

West Nile virus (WNV) infections are known to be endemic in some areas of Romania. After the last epidemics registered in 2010 in the country, it is considered that WNV has changed its patterns of evolution. The surveillance of West Nile virus includes surveillance of host species and mosquitoes...

Author(s) : Ludu, L.; Pâslaru, A.; Savuța, G.

Publisher : University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Journal article : Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Veterinary Medicine 2015 Vol.72 No.1 pp.34-36 ref.5

2. Investigation on hepatitis E infection in pig farms.

Swine hepatitis E virus (HEV) is identified as a zoonotic agent that is possibly transmitted to humans from pigs. Swine HEV is prevalent in pig populations and does not cause abnormal clinical symptoms in infected animals. In this study serum samples from 148 pigs were tested by using an enzyme...

Author(s) : Aniță, A.; Ludu, L.; Aniță, D.; Savuța, G.

Publisher : Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară"Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași, Iași, Romania

Journal article : Lucrări Științifice - Medicină Veterinară, Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași 2011 Vol.54 No.2 pp.199-202 ref.12

3. Assessment of viral arteritis impact by serological exam in horses from Iassy County.

The seroprevalence of equine arteritis was determined in 23 stallions and 23 mares in Romania [date not given] using indirect ELISA. It was shown that 7 stallions and 5 mares were positive, with an overall seroprevalence rate of 30.76%. The positive stallions will be castrated to prevent further...

Author(s) : Tanase, O.; Pavli, C.; Plesca, R.; Ludu, L.; Savuta, G.; Velescu, E.

Publisher : Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară"Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași, Iași, Romania

Journal article : Lucrări Științifice - Medicină Veterinară, Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași 2011 Vol.54 No.2 pp.287-290 ref.6

4. Assessment of viral arteritis impact by serological exam in horses from Iassy County.

Equine viral arteritis (EVA) is a contagious disease of horses caused by equine arteritis virus (EAV). The virus is present in horse populations throughout the world, aided by international movement of horses and infective cryopreserved semen. EVA outbreaks don't occur often, but when they do, they ...

Author(s) : Tanase, O.; Pavli, C.; Plesca, R.; Ludu, L.; Savuta, G.; Velescu, E.

Publisher : Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară"Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași, Iași, Romania

Journal article : Lucrări Științifice - Medicină Veterinară, Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași 2011 Vol.54 No.4 pp.237-240 ref.6

5. New findings regarding the evolution of West Nile virus infection in Romania.

Romania has registered in 2010 the most important WNV infection outbreak since 1996 when the emergence of the virus has been reported in our country. Neither encephalomyelitis in horses nor mortality in birds has been reported but the majority of human cases were registered in the south of the...

Author(s) : Ludu, L.; Olăeriu, B.; Pleșca, R.; Savuța, G.

Publisher : Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară"Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași, Iași, Romania

Journal article : Lucrări Științifice - Medicină Veterinară, Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași 2011 Vol.54 No.4 pp.317-320 ref.3

6. Seroepidemiological investigation of human and swine hepatitis in Botoșani county.

The swine hepatitis E virus (HEV) is considered to be a new zoonotic agent due to its close genomic resemblance to the human HEV and its ability to infect nonhuman primates. Hepatitis caused by HEV infection has been a serious public health problem in developing countries. However, recent...

Author(s) : Aniță, A.; Aniță, D.; Ludu, L.; Savuță, G.

Publisher : University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Journal article : Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Veterinary Medicine 2010 Vol.67 No.2 pp.19-22 ref.12

7. Retrospective study of West Nile virus infections as a zoonotic agent in the eastern area of Romania.

Since 1996 when the emergence of West Nile virus has been reported in Romania and the infection has become a matter of public health and veterinary surveillance in Europe, the Mediterranean Basin and later in the U.S., the development of specific virus infection in horse and human populations had...

Author(s) : Ludu, L.; Savuța, G.

Publisher : University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Journal article : Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Veterinary Medicine 2012 Vol.69 No.1/2 pp.368-371 ref.5

8. Perspectives regarding the application of lentiviral vectors in veterinary specific prophylaxis.

The use of viral vectors in vaccinology provides an effective mean to elicit antigen-specific cellular immune responses. Several viral vectors have proven efficacious in inducing immune responses after direct injection in vivo. Among them lentiviral vectors are very attractive delivery systems, as...

Author(s) : Bejanariu, A.; Ludu, L.; Savuța, G.

Publisher : Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicina Veterinara "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași, Iași, Romania

Journal article : Lucrări Științifice - Medicină Veterinară, Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași 2012 Vol.55 No.3/4 pp.489-495 ref.11

9. Serological evidence of hepatitis E virus infection in different swine categories from Iași County.

Hepatitis E, caused by hepatitis E virus (HEV) is an infectious disease that in human show clinical and morphological feature of acute hepatitis. It is usually transmitted through food or drinking water contaminated with faecal materials. HEV was first detected in pigs in 1997 in SUA; since then...

Author(s) : Anita, A.; Anita, D.; Tanase, O. I.; Ludu, L.; Savuța, G.

Publisher : Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară"Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași, Iași, Romania

Journal article : Lucrări Științifice - Medicină Veterinară, Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași 2009 Vol.52 No.11(2) pp.817-819 ref.10

10. Surveillance and diagnosis of West Nile virus infections in animals from mixed ecosystems in south east Romania.

The study was conducted to perform an epidemiological study on the presence of West Nile virus in horses from eastern and northern (Lucina stud farm, Carpathian Mountains) Romania. Results revealed a 33.5% prevalence of IgG antibodies and anti-IgM response in horses from the southeastern area. A...

Foreign Title :La surveillance et le diagnostic des infections a virus West Nile chez les animaux dans les ecosystemes mixtes du sud-est de Roumanie.

Author(s) : Savuța, G.; Moroșan, S.; Aniță, D.; Aniță, A.; Ludu, L.; Ionescu, A.; Marinov, M., Jr.; Răileanu, S.; Lecollinet, S.

Publisher : Association pour l'Étude de l'Épidémiologie des Maladies Animales, Maisons-Alfort, France

Journal article; Conference paper : Épidémiologie et Santé Animale 2008 No.No.54 pp.141-145 ref.9

11. West Nile virus infections in Romania - past, present and perspective.

West Nile virus (WNV) is currently the most widely distributed arbovirus in the world, occurring on all continents and causing sporadic cases and outbreaks of human and equine disease in Europe (western Mediterranean and southern Russia between 1962 and 1964, Belarus and Ukraine in the 1970s and...

Author(s) : Savuța, G.; Ludu, L.; Aniță, A.; Aniță, D.; Ionescu, A.

Publisher : Facultatea de Medicină Veterinară, Timișoara, Romania

Journal article : Lucrari Stiintifice - Universitatea de Stiinte Agricole a Banatului Timisoara, Medicina Veterinara 2008 Vol.41 pp.301-308 ref.18

12. Seroepidemiological researches regarding swine and human hepatitis E in Romania.

Hepatitis E is an infectious viral disease with clinical and morphological features of acute hepatitis in humans. The causative agent of the disease, hepatitis E virus (HEV), is a single-stranded RNA virus without an envelope. The infection spreads normaly by contaminated water and represents an...

Author(s) : Savuța, G.; Aniță, A.; Aniță, D.; Ludu, L.; Duca, E.; Pavio, N.

Publisher : Facultatea de Medicină Veterinară, Timișoara, Romania

Journal article : Lucrari Stiintifice - Universitatea de Stiinte Agricole a Banatului Timisoara, Medicina Veterinara 2008 Vol.41 pp.309-313 ref.6

13. Epidemiological investigations in the east of Romania regarding the seroprevalence of influentza A type viruses in different species of animals.

Influenza A virus infection in human and animals is an actual subject in Romania because the "new flu" or "swine flu" represents a real threat for the public health. The type of flu caused by H1N1 virus is consider to be a disease with a zoonotic character, knowing that the introduction in the...

Author(s) : Savuța, G.; Oniță, I.; Aniță, A.; Aniță, D.; Ludu, L.; Ana, B.

Publisher : Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară"Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași, Iași, Romania

Journal article : Lucrări Științifice - Medicină Veterinară, Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași 2010 Vol.53 No.12(2) pp.282-285 ref.4

14. Serological investigations of WNV infection in horses from the south-east of Romania.

A survey on the presence of West Nile virus antibodies in horses from 5 districts in the southeast region of Romania (the inferior area of Danube) was conducted. Serum samples were collected from 167 horses from 25 localities around the Danube river. The samples were examined using West Nile ELISA...

Author(s) : Savuța, G.; Ionescu, A.; Dragomir, G.; Aniță, A.; Aniță, D.; Ludu, L.

Publisher : University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Journal article : Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Veterinary Medicine 2007 Vol.64 No.1/2 pp.527-530 ref.20

15. Preliminary epidemiological investigations regarding hepatitis E virus infection in swine from the north-east of Romania.

The presence of antibodies against hepatitis E virus (HEV) in swine from farms and household systems from the north-east of Romania was investigated [date not given]. A total of 145 blood samples were collected from pigs and ulterior were tested for IgG by immunoblotting. 62 samples were positive...

Author(s) : Savuța, G.; Aniță, A.; Aniță, D.; Ludu, L.; Pavio, N.

Publisher : University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Journal article : Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Veterinary Medicine 2007 Vol.64 No.1/2 pp.356-358 ref.8

16. Testing of a new indirect ELISA method for the serological diagnosis of West Nile virus infection in horses.

West Nile virus (WNV) infections are still present in Romania, especially in the south east area of the country where the climate is favorable for the vector transmission of the virus in animal and human population. The serological evaluation of the horses from the areas susceptible to feed the WNV ...

Author(s) : Ludu, L.; Anita, A.; Anita, D.; Tanase, O. I.; Lecollinet, S.; Savuta, G.

Publisher : Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară"Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași, Iași, Romania

Journal article : Lucrări Științifice - Medicină Veterinară, Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași 2009 Vol.52 No.11(2) pp.987-990 ref.7

17. Preliminary results regarding the use of a new lentiviral vector based vaccine for the prevention of West Nile disease in horses.

West Nile virus (WNV) is currently the most widely distributed arbovirus in the world, occurring on all continents and is responsible for life-threatening neurological disease in man and horses. The 1996-1997 outbreak of West Nile fever in and near Bucharest, Romania, involved more than 500...

Foreign Title :Rezultate preliminare privind utilizarea unui nou vaccin bazat pe vectori lentivirali pentru prevenirea infecțiilor determinate de virusul West Nile la cabaline.

Author(s) : Ludu, L.; Courbeyrette, K.; Savuța, G.; Charneau, P.

Publisher : Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară"Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași, Iași, Romania

Journal article : Lucrări Științifice - Medicină Veterinară, Universitatea de Științe Agricole și Medicină Veterinară "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" Iași 2007 Vol.51 No.10(2) pp.804-807 ref.7