Complete genome sequence of a Newcastle disease virus from a Coturnix coturnix japonica (Japanese quail) covey in India

Srinivasan Bhuvaneswari, Krishnaswamy Gopalan Tirumurugaan, Jagaraj Cyril Jones, Kathaperumal Kumanan*

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The genome of a Newcastle disease virus isolated from a Japanese quail in 2003 is reported here. The genome is 15,192 nucleotides (nt) long, as found in the recent genotypes, and grouped as genotype VIIb, with a 6-nt insertion. This is the first report on the sequence of a genotype VII Newcastle disease virus (NDV) from India.

Original languageEnglish
Article numbere00374-14
Pages (from-to)1-2
Number of pages2
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2014
Externally publishedYes


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