An investigation of the disease status of village poultry in Mauritania.

@inproceedings{Bell1990AnIO,
  title={An investigation of the disease status of village poultry in Mauritania.},
  author={John Graham. Bell and Masateru Kane and C. Lejan},
  year={1990}
}
Abstract Three contagious poultry diseases in Mauritania were studied. Serum samples and tracheal swabs were taken from 80 chickens in village poultry flocks in each of three different regions. Antibodies against Newcastle disease virus (NDV) were detected in 4.8% of chickens, antibodies against Gumboro disease virus in 15.8% of chickens and antibodies against Salmonella pullorum in 6.2% of chickens. Six isolates of NDV were made, of which four formed plaques on chicken embryo fibroblast… CONTINUE READING

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