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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 402537, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/2012/402537
Research Article

Pathogenesis and Tissue Distribution of Avian Infectious Bronchitis Virus Isolate IRFIBV32 (793/B Serotype) in Experimentally Infected Broiler Chickens

1Poultry Research Center, School of Veterinary Medicine, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran
2Department of Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran

Received 12 October 2011; Accepted 8 December 2011

Academic Editor: Marc E. Callebaut

Copyright © 2012 Zahra Boroomand et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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