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Marek Disease (Marek's Disease) Summary

Description: A transmissible viral disease of birds caused by avian herpesvirus 2 (HERPESVIRUS 2, GALLID) and other MARDIVIRUS. There is lymphoid cell infiltration or lymphomatous tumor formation in the peripheral nerves and gonads, but may also involve visceral organs, skin, muscle, and the eye.

Also Known As: Marek's Disease; Fowl Paralyses; Mareks Disease; Neurolymphomatoses; Paralyses, Fowl; Paralysis, Fowl; Fowl Paralysis; Neurolymphomatosis

Networked: 850 relevant articles (41 outcomes, 70 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Marek Disease

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Vaccines : 18 outcomes 16 studies in 96 results : IBA
  2. Antigens : 4 outcomes 5 studies in 151 results : IBA
  3. ganhuangenin (Sb 1) : 4 outcomes 5 studies in 17 results : IBA
  4. Glycoproteins (Glycoprotein) : 4 outcomes 2 studies in 63 results : IBA
  5. Antibodies : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 44 results : IBA
  6. Monoclonal Antibodies : 1 outcome 2 studies in 27 results : IBA
  7. Surface Antigens (Surface Antigen) : 1 outcome 1 study in 40 results : IBA
  8. DEAE-Dextran (Pulsar) : 1 outcome 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  9. Neutralizing Antibodies : 1 outcome in 5 results : IBA
  10. DNA Primase (Primase) : 1 outcome in 4 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Marek Disease

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  2. Newcastle Disease
  3. Infection
  4. Tenosynovitis
  5. Influenza in Birds (Avian Flu)
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Key Therapies for Marek Disease

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  1. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 outcome 1 study in 10 results
  2. Thymectomy : 4 results
  3. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 4 results
  4. Injections : 3 results
  5. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 2 results
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