Amelioration of Marek's disease and absence of vaccine protection in immunologically deficient chickens

@article{Purchase1974AmeliorationOM,
  title={Amelioration of Marek's disease and absence of vaccine protection in immunologically deficient chickens},
  author={H G Purchase and Jagadish M Sharma},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1974},
  volume={248},
  pages={419-421}
}
MAREK'S disease (MD) is a lymphoproliferative disease of chickens which is generally considered to be neoplastic1. It is probably the most commonly occurring neoplasm of any animal and until recently it caused extensive economic loss, estimated to be in excess of 150 million dollars annually, to the poultry industry2. Several viral vaccines which will… CONTINUE READING