National Institute of Animal Health (NIAH)

Topics in Animal Health Research 1998

01. Examination of Diagnostic Methods for Identifing Avian Influenza


As a result of examination of diagnostic methods for avian influenza, chicken kidney cell culture and chick embryos were suitable for virus isolation and tests. Agar gel immunodiffusion test proved reliable for antibody detection.
(Lab. of Viral Pathogenesis, Department of Virology)