Avian Influenza and Newcastle Disease: A Field and Laboratory Manual
ISBN/ASIN: 9788847008250,9788847008267 | 2009 | English | pdf | 190/198 pages | 12.9 Mb
Publisher: Springer-Verlag Mailand | Author: Ilaria Capua DVM, PhD (auth.), Ilaria Capua, Dennis J. Alexander (eds.) | Edition: 1
This book contains comprehensive and updated information on how to perform Avian Influenza and Newcastle Disease diagnosis from the suspicion in the field to the characterisation of isolates. It provides guidelines to outbreak management, field investigation, necropsy techniques, sampling methods and complete laboratory diagnosis, including molecular methods. The outstanding images collected from field outbreaks, including clinical and pathological findings, and the selection of laboratory protocols make this publication unique. It will therefore be an invaluable tool for all veterinarians, scientists, animal health professionals, and public health officials involved in the management of these infections.