Domestic Ducks and H5N1 Influenza Epidemic, Thailand
Thaweesak Songserm*, Rungroj Jam-on*, Numdee Sae-Heng*, Noppadol Meemak†, Diane J. Hulse-Post‡, Katharine M. Sturm-Ramirez‡, and Robert G. Webster‡
Author affiliations: *Kasetsart University, Nakornpathom, Thailand; †Western Veterinary Research and Development Center, Rachaburi, Thailand; ‡St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Figure 4. Immunohistochemistry of an HPAI H5N1–infected white Cherry Valley duck (Anas platyrhynchos). The viral antigen is detected in myocardial cells and lymphoid cells (arrow) (A) and renal tubular cells (B) (magnification ×100). The primary antibody used for immunohistochemistry in this study was a mouse anti–avian influenza H5 antibody (Magellan Biotechnology, Chunan, Taiwan).
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