Often, in our attempts to explain the MLV versus killed issue in simple terms, we not only oversimplify the issue, but we make the discussion more black and white than it really is. Still more confusion can result when that desire for a simple explanation is combined with manufacturers' desires to capture market share. With any vaccine, the trick is to have the attenuated organisms mimic their disease-causing cousins closely enough that the calf's active immune system will be ready ...

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