Historical Articles Published in Avian Diseases

Hitchner, S.B. Serendipity in science - Discovery of the B-1 strain of Newcastle disease virus. Avian Dis. 19:215-223. 1975.

Witter, J.F. The history of avian medicine in the United States. I. Before the big changes. Avian Dis. 20:621-630. 1976.

Bullis, K.L. The history of avian medicine in the United States. II. Pullorum disease and fowl typhoid. Avian Dis. 21:422-429. 1977.

Bullis, K.L. The history of avian medicine in the United States. III. Salmonellosis. Avian Dis. 21:430-435. 1977.

Lund, E.E. The history of avian medicine in the United States. IV. Some milestones in American research on poultry parasites. Avian Dis. 21:459-480. 1977.

Burmester, B.R. and H.G. Purchase. The history of avian medicine in the United States. V. Insights into avian tumor virus research. Avian Dis. 23: 1-29. 1979.

Woods, G.T. The history of avian medicine in the United States. VI. The role of the extension veterinarian in furthering the progress of avian medicine. Avian Dis. 24:6-22. 1980.

Goldhaft, T.M. Historical note on the origin of the LaSota strain of Newcastle disease virus. Avian Dis. 24:297-301. 1980.

Hinshaw, W.R. The history of avian medicine in the United States. VII. Developments in avian pathology with emphasis on avian practice. Avian Dis. 26:462- 472. 1982.

Grumbles, L.C. and C.F. Hall. The history of avian medicine in the United States. VIII. The American Association of Avian Pathologists - a thirty-year history. Avian Dis. 32:175-194. 1988.

Lancaster, J.E. and J. Fabricant. The history of avian medicine in the United States. IX. Events in the history of avian mycoplasmosis 1905-70. Avian Dis. 32:607- 623. 1988.

Reid, W.M. History of avian medicine in the United States. X. Control of coccidiosis. Avian Dis. 34:509-525. 1990.

Cover, M.S. The early history of infectious laryngotracheitis. Avian Dis. 40:494- 500. 1996.

Hitchner, S.B. Poultry vaccine laboratories in the United States: a historical perspective. Avian Dis. 40:255-265. 1996.

Lasher, H.N. and V.S. Davis. History of infectious bursal disease in the USA-The first two decades. Avian Dis. 41(1):11-19. 1997.

Calnek, B.W. Control of avian encephalomyelitis: A historical account. Avian Dis. 42:632-647. 1998.

Fabricant, J. The early history of infectious bronchitis. Avian Dis. 42:648-650. 1998.

Luginbuhl, R.E. The commercial production of specific-pathogen-free eggs and chickens: The evolution of an industry. Avian Dis. 44:632-637. 2000.

Van der Heide, L. The history of avian reovirus. Avian Dis. 44:638-641. 2000.

Williams, R.B. Historical Article: Fifty Years of Anticoccidial Vaccines for Poultry (1952-2002). Avian Dis. 46:775-802. 2002.

Chapman, H. David.  Origins of Coccidiosis Research in the Fowl-The First Fifty Years.  Avian Dis. 47:1-20. 2003.

Hitchner, Stephen B.  History of Biological Control of Poultry Diseases in the U.S.A.  Avian Dis. 48:1-8. 2004.

Espeseth, David A. and Lasher, Hiram. Early History of Regulatory Requirements for Poultry Biologics in the United States.  Avian Dis. 54:1-8. 2010.

Espeseth, David A. and Lasher, Hiram. History of Regulatory Requirements for Poultry Biologics in the United States, 1970s to 1990s.  Avian Dis. 57:1-8. 2013.

Calnek, Bruce W.  Avian Diseases: The Creation and Evolution of P. Philip Levine's Enduring Gift.  Avian Dis. 59:1-6. 2015.

Schat, Karel A.  History of the First-Generation of Marek's Disease Vaccines: The Science and Little-Known Facts.  Avian Dis. 60:715-724. 2016.