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inflammation of the brain and spinal cord

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Avian encephalomyelitis virus nonstructural protein 2C induces apoptosis by activating cytochrome c/caspase-9 pathway.
Therefore, as in parechoviruses, hepatitis A virus, and avian encephalomyelitis virus, this site is probably not functional for myristoylation in THV (13-15).
Avian encephalomyelitis virus is a picornavirus and is most closely related to hepatitis A virus.
Results of commercial enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays on serum samples showed that birds had antibodies against infectious bursal disease virus (100%), Newcastle disease virus (97%), avian encephalomyelitis virus (92%), chicken anemia virus (90%), infectious bronchitis virus (85%), Mycoplasma gallisepticum (73%), and Mycoplasma synoviae (68%).
To determine disease seroprevalence, commercial enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays (ELISAs; Idexx Inc, West Brook, ME, USA) were performed for infectious bursal disease (IBD, gumboro disease), avian encephalomyelitis virus (AE, Picornaviridae), chicken anemia virus (CAV, Circoviridae), Newcastle disease virus (NDV, Paramyxoviridae), avian influenza (Orthomyxoviridae, type A), avian infectious bronchitis (IBV, coronavirus), Mycoplasma gallisepticum, and Mycoplasma synoviae (University of Georgia Poultry Diagnostic and Research Center, Athens, GA, USA).