Subclinical Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Virus Infection among Vaccinated Chickens, China
Published Date:Dec 2014
Source:Emerg Infect Dis. 20(12):2152-2154.
Keywords:Avian Influenza Virus
Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza
HPAI Among Vaccinated Chickens
Subclinical Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Virus Infection Among Vaccinated Chickens, China
Description:Subclinical infection of vaccinated chickens with a highly pathogenic avian influenza A(H5N2) virus was identified through routine surveillance in China. Investigation suggested that the virus has evolved into multiple genotypes. To better control transmission of the virus, we recommend a strengthened program of education, biosecurity, rapid diagnostics, surveillance, and elimination of infected poultry.
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