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Serologic study of pig-associated viral zoonoses in Laos.

Abstract:

We conducted a serologic survey of four high-priority pig-associated viral zoonoses, Japanese encephalitis virus (JEV), hepatitis E virus (HEV), Nipah virus (NiV), and swine influenza virus (SIV), in Laos. We collected blood from pigs at slaughter during May 2008-January 2009 in four northern provinces. Japanese encephalitis virus hemagglutination inhibition seroprevalence was 74.7% (95% confidence interval [CI] = 71.5-77.9%), JEV IgM seroprevalence was 2.3% (95% CI = 1.2-3.2%), and HEV serop...

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10.4269/ajtmh.2012.11-0195

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Journal:
The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene
Volume:
86
Issue:
6
Pages:
1077-1084
Publication date:
2012-06-05
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EISSN:
1476-1645
ISSN:
0002-9637
URN:
uuid:3bc33371-0f4a-45ae-8ecc-79576514bf9d
Source identifiers:
334743
Local pid:
pubs:334743

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