Oral Pellet Vaccine for Newcastle Disease
Scientists involved: Dr.J.John Kirupakaran and Dr.K.S.Palaniswami
Product Technology : Lactose pellet technology using thermostabilised Newcastle disease virus passaged in embryonated eggs.
Product Presentation : Vaccine granules in 10 and 20 doses.
This vaccine contains live D58 isolate of Newcastle disease virus in pellets made up of lactose, starch and amaranthus dye. It can be used for prophylactic vaccination against Newcastle disease. This vaccine is mainly meant for village chickens, which act as source of virus spread to commercial poultry.
For further details contact
Department of Microbiology,
Madras Veterinary College,
Chennai – 600 007