Toro, H., Tang, D. C., and K.R. Van Kampen. 2011. United States Patent Application 20110268762
The present invention relates generally to the fields of immunology and vaccine technology. More specifically, the invention relates to mucosal administration via aerosol spray to avians of immunogenic and vaccine compositions, including those comprising recombinant human adenovirus vectors for delivery of genes encoding avian immunogens or antigens, such as genes encoding avian influenza virus. The invention also provides methods and apparatus for use in such administration.