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Victoria Smyth, PhD

Specialties and Expertise

  • Avian virology, Molecular genetics


  • PhD: Queen’s University, Belfast, UK

Select Awards, Achievements, and Publications

  • McIlwaine K, Law C, Lemon, K, Grant I, Smyth VJ. A review of the emerging white chicks hatchery disease. Viruses. 2021;13(12):2435.
  • Adebiyi AI, McIlwaine, K, Oluwayelu DO, Smyth VJ. Detection and characterization of chicken astrovirus associated with hatchery disease in commercial day-old turkeys in southwestern Nigeria. Arch Virol. 2021;166:1604-1614.
  • Tregaskis PL, Devaney R, Smyth VJ. The first whole genome sequence and characterisation of avian nephritis virus genotype 3. Viruses 2021;13(2):235.
  • Adebiyi AI, Oluwayelu DO, Smyth VJ. Serodetection of astroviruses in runted commercial broilers and turkeys in southwest Nigeria. Vet Res Comm. 2021;45:41-45.
  • Adebiyi AI, Tregaskis PL, Oluwayelu DO, Smyth VJ. Investigation of enteric viruses associated with runting and stunting in day-old chicks and older broilers in southwest Nigeria. Front Vet Sci. 2019;6:239.