Animal Influenza Virus

Methods and Protocols

  • Erica┬áSpackman

Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 2123)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. General

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Mary Lea Killian
      Pages 3-10
    3. Erica Spackman, Ioannis Sitaras
      Pages 11-28
    4. Daniel R. Perez, Brittany Seibert, Lucas Ferreri, Chang-Won Lee, Daniela Rajao
      Pages 37-59
  3. Avian Influenza

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Rebecca L. Poulson, Justin D. Brown
      Pages 93-112
    3. Erica Spackman, Scott A. Lee
      Pages 123-135
    4. Erica Spackman, Mary Lea Killian
      Pages 177-193
    5. Carol J. Cardona, David A. Halvorson, Jeffrey Hall, Mary J. Pantin-Jackwood, Justin D. Brown
      Pages 195-209
  4. Swine Influenza

  5. Equine Influenza

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 353-353
    2. Thomas M. Chambers, Stephanie E. Reedy
      Pages 361-367
    3. Thomas M. Chambers, Stephanie E. Reedy
      Pages 393-400
    4. Thomas M. Chambers, Stephanie E. Reedy
      Pages 401-412
  6. Influenza in Other Mammals

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 413-413
    2. J. Jeffrey Root, Susan A. Shriner
      Pages 415-428
    3. Jonathan A. Runstadler, Wendy Puryear
      Pages 429-450
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 451-454

About this book


This third edition aims to provide new and updated methods on animal influenza viruses as well as more advanced protocols that will guide the reader in designing research. Chapters detail influenza in peridomestic animals, marine mammals, savian influenza, swine influenza, equine influenza, hemagglutination,  genome sequencing, and influenza in other mammals. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology series format, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls.


Authoritative and cutting-edge, Animal Influenza Virus: Methods and Protocols, Third Edition aims to ensure successful results in the further study of this vital field.


Antigenic Cartography RNA extraction real-time RT-PCR ELISA Microneutralization

Editors and affiliations

  • Erica┬áSpackman
    • 1
  1. 1.Exotic and Emerging Avian Viral Diseases Unit, US National Poultry Research Center, US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research ServiceAthensUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information This is a U.S. government work and not under copyright protection in the U.S.; foreign copyright protection may apply. 2020
  • Publisher Name Humana, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Protocols
  • Print ISBN 978-1-0716-0345-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-0716-0346-8
  • Series Print ISSN 1064-3745
  • Series Online ISSN 1940-6029
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