Understanding Newcastle Disease in Birds: A Comprehensive Analysis

Newcastle disease, scientifically known as Avian Paramyxovirus 1 (APMV-1), is a highly contagious, devastating ailment impacting both wild and domestic birds worldwide. Classified under the Paramyxoviridae family, this virus not only threatens the avian population but also undermines the poultry industry significantly. Originating in Java, Indonesia, in 1926 and spreading to Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England (hence the […]