Patent Number: 7,824,689

Title: Chicken astrovirus type 2

Abstract: The present invention provides a new chicken astrovirus (CAstV). This chicken astrovirus (CAstV-2) is immunologically distinct from known avian astroviruses and can be used to prepare vaccines.

Inventors: Baxendale; William (Huntingdon, GB), Mebatsion; Teshome (Salisbury, MD)

Assignee: Intervet International B.V.

International Classification: A61K 39/12 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-02 0:00:00