infectious bronchitis


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infectious bronchitis

[in′fek·shəs bräŋ′kīd·əs]
(veterinary medicine)
A highly contagious respiratory viral disease of chickens.
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Kenchic has subsequently introduced TRANSMUNE vaccination against Gumboro and VITABRON against Newcastle and Infectious Bronchitis diseases in day old chicks at the hatchery.
Detection and seroprevalence of infectious bronchitis virus strains in commercial poultry in Pakistan.
Infectious bronchitis virus (IBV) is the causative agent of infectious bronchitis (IB), an acute and highly contagious in poultry, which primarily affects respiratory tract, but different IBV strains may show variable tissue tropisms and also affect the reproductive, respiratory and renal tract (1).
05) of titers of specific antibodies to avian infectious bronchitis on the treatments was not observed at the end of the experimental period (Table 4).
Production and immunogenicity of multiple antigenic peptide (MAP) constructs derived from the S1 glycoprotein of infectious bronchitis virus (IBV).
At the end of study blood was hygienically collected from birds in each pen and serum was extracted for determination of antibody titre against Newcastle (ND) Infectious bronchitis (IB) and Infectious Bursal (IBD) diseases using HI (Synder et al.
Effect of associated vaccines on the interference between Newcastle Disease virus and Infectious Bronchitis virus in broilers," Brazilian Journal of Poultry Science,7:181-184 (2005).
A 1990 survey of backyard flocks in close proximity to commercial poultry facilities in California revealed seropositivity for several highly transmissible diseases, including Mycoplasma species, Salmonella pullorum, Newcastle disease virus, avian encephalomyelitis virus, Bordetella avium, hemorrhagic enteritis virus, infectious bronchitis virus and also infectious bursal disease virus, which can cause significant disease and decreased productivity in commercial birds.
A few common respiratory diseases of chicken in our regions are Newcastle disease (ND), infectious bursal disease (IBD), mycoplasmosis, infectious bronchitis (IB), and avian influenza (AI) (Tariq et al.
Live infectious bronchitis disease vaccine (H120) was administered orally (drinking water) at 4 and 13 d.
3%, and 0% were positive for Newcastle disease (NDV), infectious laryngotracheitis (ILTV), chicken anemia (CAV), infectious bronchitis virus (IBV), avian metapneumovirus (aMPV), and avian influenza virus (AIV), respectively.
It is believed that this is due to an Infectious Bronchitis (IE) or Newcastle disease (ND) field virus challenge.

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