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Identification and Complete Genome Sequence Analysis of a Genotype XIV Newcastle Disease Virus from Nigeria
- Ismaila Shittu, Poonam Sharma, Jeremy D. Volkening, Ponman Solomon, Lanre K. Sulaiman, Tony M. Joannis, Dawn Williams-Coplin, Patti J. Miller, Kiril M. Dimitrov, Claudio L. Afonso
- Genome announcements 2016 v.4 no.1 pp. -
- sequence analysis, species identification, ducks, Avian orthoavulavirus 1, genotype, genomics, nucleotide sequences, new geographic records, Nigeria
- The first complete genome sequence of a strain of Newcastle disease virus (NDV) from genotype XIV is reported here. Strain duck/Nigeria/NG-695/KG.LOM.11-16/2009 was isolated from an apparently healthy domestic duck from a live bird market in Kogi State, Nigeria, in 2009. This strain is classified as a member of subgenotype XIVb of class II.