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A new strain of chicken megrivirus was identified in fecal samples of layer chickens in a commercial flock in Minas Gerais, Brazil. It is most closely related to the family Picornaviridae, genus Megrivirus, species Melegrivirus A, and has an overall nucleotide identity of up to 85.1% with other megrivirus strains.
Dutia, B., Archibald, A., Beard, P., Bishop, S., Bronsvoort, M., Burt, D., Collie, D., Digard, P., Freeman, T., Glass, E., Grey, F., Hocking, P., Houston, R., Hume, D., Kaiser, P., Nash, A., Sang, H., Sharp, C., Watson, M. & Whitelaw, B.
1/04/12 → 31/03/17