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on November 27, 2019

New Newcastle disease virus detected in Russia

279 birds in the Kislino village died

Newcastle disease was diagnosed in a flock of village poultry in the Kursk oblast of Russia. Of the 318 birds in the village of Kislino, 279 died.

Subsequent investigations revealed the presence of the genotype VII of the Newcastle disease virus. This was the first detection of this genotype had…

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