Review Of Infection With Avian Paramyxovirus Serotype 2 (APMV-2) And First Results Of Bulgaria

Iv. Zarkov
2015 Trakia Journal of Science  
The place, antigenic diversity and nomenclature of APMV-2 are successively described. The methods of virus isolation, significance for avian pathology and global distribution of infection through serological, virological surveys and experiments are reviewed. The first investigations with avian blood sera in Bulgaria (n=253) originating from 8 farms from different parts of the country to detect antibodies against APMV-2 are outlined. The data showed spread of infection among hens and chickens
more » ... h 14.53 % positive samples, and presence of infection in all surveyed farms.
doi:10.15547/tjs.2015.01.014 fatcat:z5f3a4l64vgpdbohj4qww2637i