Isolation, identification, and comparison of four isolates of avian paramyxovirus serotype 2 in China.

@article{Zhang2006IsolationIA,
  title={Isolation, identification, and comparison of four isolates of avian paramyxovirus serotype 2 in China.},
  author={Guo-zhong Zhang and Ji-xun Zhao and Hong-Wei Wang and Ai-Mei Yang and Chun-ya Bu and Ming Wang},
  journal={Avian diseases},
  year={2006},
  volume={50 3},
  pages={386-90}
}
Four Yucaipa-like viruses of avian paramyxovirus serotype 2 (APMV-2) were isolated in China from the imported Gouldian Finch (Chloebia gouldiae) and broilers in 1998-2002, and were named F4, F6, F8, and NK, respectively. Examined under electron microscope, the isolates were found to be round in shape and varying in size. The results of the hemagglutination inhibition test and indirect enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (using monoclonal antibodies) showed some differences between the isolates… CONTINUE READING