Paramyxovirus

Paramyxovirus

Newcastle Disease

 

 Year  Event  Reference
1926 It is generally assumed that the first outbreaks of Newcastle disease occurred in 1926 in Java, Indonesia, and in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England.  Kraneveld (1926) Ned Indisch Bl Diergeneeskd 38:448-450; Doyle (1927) J Comp Pathot Therap 40: 144-169.
1946 Development of the LaSota live vaccine. A Newcastle disease virus isolated  from the farm of Adam LaSota in Westwood, Bergen County, New Jersey. Goldhaft (1980) Avian Dis 24:297-301.
1948 Development of the mild live vaccine Hitchner B1. Hitchner and Johnson, (1948) Vet Med 43:525-530.
1949 Development of the mesogenic live vaccine Roakin. Beaudette et al., (1949) Cornell Vet 39:302-334.