Welcome to the homepage of MPS (Mycoplasma pneumonia of swine)! MPS has been established to collect and share the latest information as well as the achievements of the research for Mycoplasma pneumonia of swine worldwide. Our objective is to disseminate knowledge on all aspects of mycoplasmas pneumonia of swine, popularize outstanding specialists and to serve as liaison between research fields and the product development industries. In furtherance of this objective, we shall aim to work specifically, on the following:
Disseminate knowledge on more complete understanding of the cellular and molecular biology of mycoplasmas, including those features that may be unique in the prokaryotic world to mycoplasmas;
Elucidation of the diversity of mycoplasmas;
Defining virulence factors of mycoplasmas pathogenic to domestic animals ( specifically to swine) ;
Identifying more effective means of diagnosis, prevention, and control of mycoplasma infections and disease;
Present the latest achievements on Mycoplasma pneumonia of Swine;
Popularize outstanding specialists in the field of Mycoplasma pneumonia of Swine.