Emergence of a new genetic lineage of Newcastle disease virus in West and Central Africa--implications for diagnosis and control.

Abstract

Newcastle disease (ND) is an OIE listed disease caused by virulent avian paramyxovirus type 1 (APMV-1) strains, which affect many species of birds and may cause severe economic losses in the poultry sector. The disease has been officially and unofficially reported in many African countries and still remains the main poultry disease in commercial and rural… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.vetmic.2009.09.063

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@article{Cattoli2010EmergenceOA, title={Emergence of a new genetic lineage of Newcastle disease virus in West and Central Africa--implications for diagnosis and control.}, author={Giovanni Cattoli and A. E. Fusaro and Isabella Monne and Sophie Molia and Arnaud Le Menach and B Maregeya and Amadou Nchare and I Bangana and A Garba Maina and J-N N'Goran Koffi and Hawa Racine Thiam and Ould El Mamy Bezeid and Annalisa Salviato and Rossella Nisi and Calogero Terregino and Ilaria Capua}, journal={Veterinary microbiology}, year={2010}, volume={142 3-4}, pages={168-76} }