National Institute of Animal Health, NARO

Molecular Virology Unit

The goal of molecular virology unit is to develop preventive measures against viral infectious diseases. As viral enteric diseases continue to be a major concern to livestock industry, effective preventive measures against enteric diseases is particularly needed. Currently our researches focus on pathogenesis of porcine coronaviruses such as porcine epidemic diarrhea virus and development of preventive methods to control bovine viral diarrhea virus.

Unit Leader

OHASHI Seiichi

Unit Members