Article published the December 14, 2017
Introduction A novel H7N9 influenza A virus emerged in humans in Eastern China in February of 2013. Cases were often severe and the case fatality rate is approximately 32%. The viral genome was rapidly characterized and was revealed to contain a novel constellation of genes from avian influenza viruses from several Eurasian sublineages most of which had been previously detected in China (Kageya ...
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Article published the December 1, 2017
Background Avian influenza (AI) virus causes one of the most economically important diseases of poultry worldwide. AI is classified by the world organization for animal health (OIE) into two forms, low pathogenicity (LP) and high pathogenicity (HP), based on virulence in chickens [1]. H7 is one of the two most economically important AI virus subtypes because historically all HP AI viruses have be ...
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Article published the October 19, 2017
  Background An H5 HPAIV outbreak that began in December 2014 and lasted 6 months through June 2015 was the 5th highly pathogenic avian influenza virus (HPAIV) outbreak in the US since the 1920’s and was the most geographically widespread. Direct and indirect costs to the US economy were estimated to be near $3.3 billion USD [1]. The hemagglutinin (HA) gene was determined to belong to ...
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Video published on February 28, 2017
Erica Spackman (Exotic & Emerging Avian Viral Diseases Research, USDA) talked about prevention of the disease, biosecurity, and diagnosis, during IPPE 2017 in Atlanta, USA.
This member gave a presentation on January 31, 2017
At the following event:
IPPE - International Production & Processing Expo 2017
This member gave a presentation on January 31, 2017
At the following event:
IPPE - International Production & Processing Expo 2017
Video published on September 1, 2011
Dr. Erica Spackman, Research Microbiologist at Southeast Poultry Research Lab, US Department of Agriculture (USDA), speaks about the lectures she gave at the XVII WVPA Congress in Cancun, Mexico and about the Young Scientist award she received by the Houghton Trust about some trends and novel innovative technologies in viral diagnostics that could help to control poultry diseases in the future.
Photos published on August 23, 2011
Houghton Trust Lecture by Dr. Erica Spackman
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This member gave a presentation on August 16, 2011
At the following event:
XVII Congress of the World Veterinary Poultry Association
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June 17, 2011
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