Fuller C, Brodd L, Irvine R, Alexander D, Aldous E. Development of an L gene real-time reverse-transcription PCR assay for the detection of avian paramyxovirus type 1 RNA in clinical samples. Arch Virol. 2010;155:817-23 pubmed publisher
..05%) and specificity (98.18%) when compared with virus isolation in embryonated fowls' eggs. It is proposed that this assay could provide a first-line screening tool for the detection of APMV-1 in clinical samples. ..
Fuller C, Collins M, Easton A, Alexander D. Partial characterisation of five cloned viruses differing in pathogenicity, obtained from a single isolate of pigeon paramyxovirus type 1 (PPMV-1) following passage in fowls' eggs. Arch Virol. 2007;152:1575-82 pubmed
..49, T --> C at position 1769 in the untranslated region of the fusion gene and G --> A at position 437 of the HN gene, resulting in the amino acid change G --> R at position 116 in the HN protein. ..
Fuller C, Collins M, Alexander D. Development of a real-time reverse-transcription PCR for the detection and simultaneous pathotyping of Newcastle disease virus isolates using a novel probe. Arch Virol. 2009;154:929-37 pubmed publisher
..This assay demonstrates a rapid means for simultaneous detection and pathotyping of notifiable avian disease due to NDV. ..