A canine distemper outbreak in Alaska: diagnosis and strain characterization using sequence analysis.

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Vaccination with modified-live vaccines has been very effective in reducing the incidence of canine distemper, a disease that can be devastating in unvaccinated populations. A diagnostic submission to the Animal Health Diagnostic Laboratory at Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, involved a case in which several hundred dogs in an Alaskan town… (More)

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@article{Maes2003ACD, title={A canine distemper outbreak in Alaska: diagnosis and strain characterization using sequence analysis.}, author={Roger K. Maes and Annabel G. Wise and Scott D. Fitzgerald and Albert Ramudo and Joseph Kline and Aivars Vilnis and Cherie Benson}, journal={Journal of veterinary diagnostic investigation : official publication of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians, Inc}, year={2003}, volume={15 3}, pages={213-20} }