Detection, epidemiology and characterization of VP6 and VP7 genes of group D rotavirus in broiler chickens.


Rotaviruses infect humans and animals and are classified into eight groups (A to H). Group D rotavirus (RVD) has been described in birds, although relatively few reports are available. The present study focused on RVD, including epidemiological and molecular aspects of samples collected from broiler chickens in the state of Pará, Brazil. A total of 85… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/03079457.2014.913097