First Report of Hepatitis E Virus Infection in Sika Deer in China
- Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
BioMed Research International,
(issn: 2314-6133, eissn: 2314-6141)
R | Research Article | Medicine | Article Subject
mesheuropmc: viruses | virus diseases | parasitic diseases | digestive system diseases
Hepatitis E virus (HEV), a single stranded RNA, nonenveloped virus, belongs to the genus Hepevirus, in the family of Hepeviridae. In this study, 46 (5.43%) out of the 847 serum samples from sika deer (Cervus nippon) were detected as seropositive with hepatitis E virus (...