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Newcastle disease virus

"Newcastle disease virus" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
The most well known avian paramyxovirus in the genus AVULAVIRUS and the cause of a highly infectious pneumoencephalitis in fowl. It is also reported to cause CONJUNCTIVITIS in humans. Transmission is by droplet inhalation or ingestion of contaminated water or food.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Newcastle disease virus" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Newcastle disease virus" was a major or minor topic of these publication.