First genetic characterization of equine adenovirus type 1 (EAdV-1) in Turkey.


Equine adenovirus type 1 (EAdV-1) is a cause of repiratory tract infection in equids. In present study for the first time in Turkey, the prevalence of EAdV-1 in nasal swab samples obtained from horses showing respiratory symptoms was investigated by polymerase chain reaction (PCR), and molecular characterization of the hexon gene detected in the Turkish (TR… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.rvsc.2011.03.001