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on January 13, 2021

Vaccination strategies for infectious bursal disease

The highly contagious disease is considered to be endemic in poultry flocks throughout most of the world.

Infectious bursal disease is a highly contagious disease most often seen in young chickens and turkeys caused by the infectious bursal disease virus (IBDV).

The disease targets the tissues of the immune system and the bursa of Fabricus, resulting in immunosuppression and an increased susceptibility to secondary infections, including…

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