Viral Diseases Technical Articles


Article published the August 10, 2015:

Chickens: Feed supplementation to affect the rate and level of immune response

The avian immune system consists of two components: Innate immunity and adaptive immunity. The innate portion of the immune system serves as the bird’s first line of defense against non-specific challenge...
Author/s :
Don McIntyre
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Article published the June 17, 2015:

Molecular Characterization of Local Isolates of Infectious Bursal Disease Virus from Broiler Chickens in Iraq

INTRODUCTION Infectious bursal disease (IBD) is an acute, highly contagious viral disease of young chickens, the causative agent belongs to the genus Avibirnavirus within the family Birnaviridae and is a nonen...
Author/s :
Majed Mohammed
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Article published the May 30, 2015:

In Ovo Delivery of CpG DNA Reduces Avian Infectious Laryngotracheitis Virus Induced Mortality and Morbidity

Introduction Infectious laryngotracheitis virus (ILTV) is an enveloped virus with a double stranded DNA genome and belongs to the family Herpesviridae and subfamily alphaherpersvirinae [1,2]. The ILTV causes i...
Author/s :
Dr. Shayan SharifFaizal Abdul-Careem
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Article published the May 27, 2015:

Infectious Bronchitis in Poultry: Constraints and Biotechnological Developments in Vaccines

INTRODUCTION Chicken infectious bronchitis is a worldwide infectious disease affecting different poultry sectors. It was first described in 1931 in young chickens in the United States (Butcher et al., 2002). I...
Author/s :
Nadir Alloui
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Article published the May 14, 2015:

Clinical and Histopathological Investigations on Inclusion Body Hepatitis in Chickens in the Ain Touta Area (Algeria)

INTRODUCTION Inclusion body hepatitis (IBH) was first described in 1963 in the USA (Helmboldt and Frazier, 1963). Then after, the disease has been reported in many countries worldwide. It is a sporadic disease...
Author/s :
Ayachi AmmarNadir Alloui
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Article published the May 12, 2015:

Growth Kinetics and Transmission Potential of Existing and Emerging Field Strains of Infectious Laryngotracheitis Virus

Introduction Infectious laryngotracheitis virus (ILTV) causes acute respiratory disease in chickens, resulting in significant economic losses worldwide. Outbreaks of infectious laryngotracheitis (ILT) are cont...
Author/s :
Mauricio Coppo
418 1
Article published the March 25, 2015:

Avian Influenza Update and FAQ

With the recent detection of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (AI) in commercial turkey flocks in several states, this newsletter is being provided to answer questions regarding this disease. Since Decemb...
Author/s :
Dr. Brian D. FairchildDr. Brian Jordan
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Article published the March 19, 2015:

Experience in monitoring IBD antibody titers of broiler birds of two close house farms involving three IBD vaccinations per cycle

Back ground One of the challenges I had during my work as the research and development manager of one of the leading semi-integrated (rearing/processing) broiler operations in Sri Lanka was to investigate why ...
Author/s :
Christopher Hettiarachchi
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Article published the March 12, 2015:

Prevalence of Very Virulent Infectious Bursal Disease Virus (IBDV) in Egyptian Delta

1. Introduction Infectious Bursal Disease (IBD) serotype 1 viruses continue to cause direct and indirect significant economic losses to poultry industry. The direct economic impact of IBDV is due to the high m...
Author/s :
Hany Ellakany
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Article published the March 12, 2015:

Development of a duplex Fluorescent Microsphere Immunoassay (FMIA) for the detection of antibody responses to influenza A and newcastle disease viruses

Journal of Immunological Methods 405 (2014) 167–177. 0022-1759 Crown Copyright © 2014 Published by Elsevier B.V. Contents lists available at ScienceDi...
Author/s :
Juan C. Rodriguez-lecompteMathieu Pinette
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