Podcast: Dr. Kim VanderWaal: Is our current virus classifications system still the best available?

Proper virus classification is necessary for the swine industry to ensure we can track nearby viruses’ lineages and update vaccination and biosecurity protocols as needed. In this episode with Dr. Kim VanderWaal, we discuss classification processes today and new technology available that may help increase the accuracy of proper classification.

“We need to better understand the phenotype of the virus based on the sequence of the virus.” – Dr. Kim VanderWaal