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fowl pox

[′fau̇l ‚päks]
(veterinary medicine)
A disease of birds caused by a virus and characterized by wartlike nodules on the skin, particularly on the head.
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fowlpox, canarypox, pigeonpox, penguinpox, quailpox (44), swinepox, sheeppox, goatpox, leporipoxviruses, and parapoxviruses exist (20,45).
Protection from IBDV-induced bursal damage by a recombinant fowlpox vaccine, fpIBD1, is dependent on the titre of challenge virus and chicken genotype.
More recently, the study team tried PSA-targeted fowlpox and vaccinia vaccines in combination with costimulatory molecules in 15 men with metastatic prostate cancer.
This open-label Phase 1 trial will evaluate the safety and tolerability of the MVA-BN Brachyury vaccine, followed by a Brachyury encoded fowlpox (FPV) booster in patients.
Fowlpox virus (FPV) has caused substantial economic losses in domestic poultry resulting from reduced egg production and growth, blindness, and death, with a death ratio that can reach as high as 50%.
Selective induction of immune responses by cytokines coexpressed in recombinant fowlpox virus.
Enhanced T-cell immunogenicity and protective efficacy of a human immunodeficiency virus type 1 vaccine regimen consisting of consecutive priming with DNA and boosting with recombinant fowlpox virus.
An attenuated canarypox vaccine that is genetically similar to 1 of 2 passerine Avipoxvirus isolates from Hawai'i and distinct from fowlpox was tested to evaluate whether Hawai'i 'amakihi (Hemignathus virens) can be protected from wild isolates of Avipoxvirus from the Hawaiian Islands.
Immunization of chickens against IBD using a vector that in vivo expresses VP2 has been previously reported using an avian herpesvirus vector [20], a fowlpox virus vector [17], a fowl adenovirus vector [10] and a Marek's disease virus vector [19].
KX863706) was grouped within the fowlpox clade, including chicken (GenBank accession nos.
Latest case report of Fowlpox virus infection is found in Hungarian partridges (Perdixperdix) (5), white-tailed sea eagle (Haliaeetusalbicilla) (6), and Hungarian great tits (Parus major) (7).
The cause of these events is multifaceted, but fowlpox is believed to be a major factor (6).