Vol. 7, Issue 7 (2018)
Molecular methods for identification of antigenic types of canine parvovirus
Lancy Mammen, M Parthiban, K Shoba, S Ramesh, TMA Senthilkumar and K Vijayarani
Canine parvovirus and Feline panleukopenia virus are pathogens which cause acute haemorrhagic enteritis and myocarditis and is a contagious disease with high morbidity and mortality. In this study, a total of 90 faecal samples from live dogs, and tissue samples from 16 dead dogs showing symptoms of CPV and 7 samples from dead cats reported with severe clinical symptoms of FPLV were subjected to Haemagglutination assay, Conventional and Differential PCR. Our results indicates the evidence of CPV-2a and CPV-2b variants circulating among dogs population in Tamil Nadu.
How to cite this article:
Lancy Mammen, M Parthiban, K Shoba, S Ramesh, TMA Senthilkumar and K Vijayarani. . The Pharma Innovation Journal. 2018; 7(7): 86-92.