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Table 3 Neutralizing antibody titres against the Simbu serogroup viruses Schmallenberg virus (SBV), Simbu virus (SIMV) and Shamonda virus (SHAV) in the tested Nigerian cattle and sheep sera

From: Neutralizing antibodies against Simbu serogroup viruses in cattle and sheep, Nigeria, 2012–2014

No. Species Breed Sex Source State Neutralising titre (ND50/ml)
       SBV SIMV SHAV
1 Cattle Red Bororo Female Abattoir Borno 1/57 neg. 1/180
2 Cattle Red Bororo Female Abattoir Borno 1/36 neg. 1/180
3 Cattle Red Bororo Female Abattoir Borno 1/57 neg. 1/180
4 Cattle Sokoto Gudali Female Abattoir Sokoto 1/71 neg. 1/143
5 Cattle White Fulani Female Abattoir Sokoto neg. neg. 1/180
6 Cattle White Fulani Female Abattoir Sokoto 1/113 neg. 1/90
7 Cattle White Fulani Male Abattoir Benue neg. neg. 1/904
8 Cattle Red Bororo Female Abattoir Benue neg. neg. 1/226
9 Cattle Red Bororo Female Abattoir Benue neg. neg. 1/36
10 Cattle White Fulani Male Abattoir Ebonyi neg. neg. 1/90
11 Cattle Sokoto Gudali Female Abattoir Ebonyi 1/57 1/113 1/71
12 Cattle Sokoto Gudali Male Abattoir Ebonyi neg. 1/143 1/71
13 Cattle Sokoto Gudali Male Farm Ogun neg. neg. 1/57
14 Cattle White Fulani Male Farm Osun neg. neg. 1/113
15 Cattle White Fulani Female Farm Osun 1/36 neg. 1/36
16 Sheep Ouda Male Live animal market Osun neg. neg. 1/226
17 Sheep Yankassa Male Live animal market Osun neg. neg. 1/45
18 Sheep Yankassa Female Live animal market Osun neg. neg. 1/143
19 Sheep Balami Female Live animal market Osun neg. neg. 1/71
20 Sheep Balami Male Live animal market Osun neg. neg. 1/71
  1. neg. = < 1/20 ND50/ml