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Conventional Diagnosis of Newcastle Disease Virus Infection

  • Calogero Terregino
  • Ilaria Capua

Abstract

Virus is isolated following the protocol of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) and European standards (OIE, 2008; CE, 92/66), and may be performed in embryonated eggs or in cell cultures. The procedure for virus isolation in embryonated eggs is identical to the one described for avian influenza (AI) in Chapter 7.

Keywords

Avian Influenza Newcastle Disease Virus Newcastle Disease Chicken Embryo Fibroblast Chicken Embryo Fibroblast Cell 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Calogero Terregino
    • 1
  • Ilaria Capua
    • 2
  1. 1.OIE/FAO and National Reference Laboratory for Newcastle, Disease and Avian InfluenzaIstituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle VenezieLegnaro, PadovaItaly
  2. 2.Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle VenezieLegnaro, PadovaItaly

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