Tumor Virus Committee

Mission Statement

To inform the AAAP membership about tumor virus episodes in poultry, and to educate on the strategies for accurate diagnosis, prevention and control.


  1. To collect and exchange information on tumor virus research, and field outbreaks among committee members and AAAP membership.
  2. To review and report to the AAAP Board and members, new information on the incidence, diagnosis, pathogenesis, epidemiology, and economic impact of tumor virus diseases.
  3. To advise the AAAP Board on appropriate actions to reduce the severity of tumor virus diseases.
  4. To plan and carry out educational programs on poultry viral tumor diseases for the AAAP membership.

Frequently Asked Questions on Viral Tumor Diseases

Tumor Diagnosis Manual

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