on January 29, 2021
Diagnostic testing data can predict LPAI spread in turkeys
Epidemiological study compared infection information from a 2018 outbreak in Minnesota.
Researchers used diagnostic testing data from a 2018 Minnesota low pathogenicity avian influenza (LPAI) outbreak in turkeys to estimate the time of virus introduction, which could help improve tracing efforts and prevent the spread of disease.
“This research study shows how useful diagnostic testing can be. It is an important…