Complete Genome Sequence of a Recent Panzootic Virulent Newcastle Disease Virus From Pakistan

Genome Announc. 2015 Jun 18;3(3):e00658-15. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.00658-15.


The genome sequence of a new strain of Newcastle disease virus (NDV) (chicken/Pak/Quality Operations Lab/SFR-611/13) is reported here. The strain was isolated from a vaccinated chicken flock in Pakistan in 2013 and has panzootic features. The genome is 15,192 nucleotides in length and is classified in subgenotype VIIi of genotype VII, class II.