Capripox virus (Lumpy skin disease)

A viral disease of cattle, sheep and goats characterised by high fever and seeding of skin nodules, particularly on the head, neck, groin, perineum and mucous membranes, which later become necrotic. Other signs include respiratory distress, keratitis and conjunctivitis.


MVDr. Roman Masopust
+420 770 118 901


Capripox viruses uses specific PCR methods for virus detection and ELISA methods for antibody detection.

Molecular biology

RNDr. Alexander Nagy, Ph.D.
+420 770 118 897

Information and Results

Ester Kučerová
+420 251 031 302


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