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Jagdev Sharma

Research Professor

The Biodesign Institute, Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology

Selected Publications


  • Cha RM, Khatri M and Sharma JM. Protection against avian metapneumovirus in turkeys immunized via the respiratory tract with inactivated virus.. Vaccine 29:459-465. (2011) Refereed Articles.
  • Cha RM, Khatri M, Mutnal M and Sharma JM. Pathogenic and immunogenic responses in turkeys following in ovo exposure to avian metapneumovirus subtype C.. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology (2011) Refereed Articles.


  • Editors: Swayne, D. et al, J. M. Sharma (1. Introduction) J. M. Sharma and Silke Rautenschlein (2. The Avian Immune System). Diseases of Poultry. Host Factors for Disease Resistance 1. Introduction 2. The Avian Immune System (1913) Book Chapters.