Molecular characterization of Pakistani field isolates of infectious bursal disease virus.

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The reverse transcriptase-polymerase chain reaction followed by restriction fragment length polymorphism (RT-PCR/RFLP) technique was used to identify and characterize Pakistani field isolates of infectious bursal disease virus (IBDV). These isolates have caused heavy losses to the poultry industry (mortality up to 60%) during the period between 1999 and… (More)

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@article{Lone2009MolecularCO, title={Molecular characterization of Pakistani field isolates of infectious bursal disease virus.}, author={Nazir Ahmed Lone and Shafqat Fatima Rehmani and Shahana Urooj Kazmi and Rana Muzaffar and Taseer Ahmed Khan and Adnan Alam Khan and Shakeel A. Khan and A S M Mostaque Ahmed}, journal={Avian diseases}, year={2009}, volume={53 2}, pages={306-9} }