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Emergence of Zaire Ebola virus disease in Guinea.
In March 2014, the World Health Organization was notified of an outbreak of a communicable disease characterized by fever, severe diarrhea, vomiting, and a high fatality rate in Guinea. VirologicExpand
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Detection, prevalence and analysis of emerging porcine parvovirus infections
A number of newly identified porcine parvoviruses had been described during the last decade, but the presence and prevalence of these viruses are unknown in Hungary and only partly known for Europe.Expand
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A Variegated Squirrel Bornavirus Associated with Fatal Human Encephalitis.
Between 2011 and 2013, three breeders of variegated squirrels (Sciurus variegatoides) had encephalitis with similar clinical signs and died 2 to 4 months after onset of the clinical symptoms. WithExpand
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Zika virus infections imported to Italy: clinical, immunological and virological findings, and public health implications.
We report the first two cases of laboratory confirmed Zika virus (ZIKV) infections imported into Italy from French Polynesia. Both patients presented with low grade fever, malaise, conjunctivitis,Expand
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Reconstruction of the Evolutionary History and Dispersal of Usutu Virus, a Neglected Emerging Arbovirus in Europe and Africa
ABSTRACT Usutu virus (USUV), one of the most neglected Old World encephalitic flaviviruses, causes epizootics among wild and captive birds and sporadic infection in humans. The dynamics of USUVExpand
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Widespread activity of multiple lineages of Usutu virus, western Europe, 2016
In the summer of 2016, Belgium, France, Germany and the Netherlands reported widespread Usutu virus (USUV) activity based on live and dead bird surveillance. The causative USUV strains representedExpand
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Blood donor screening for West Nile virus (WNV) revealed acute Usutu virus (USUV) infection, Germany, September 2016
Between 1 June and 31 December 2016, 13,023 blood donations from the University Hospital Aachen in Germany were routinely screened for West Nile virus (WNV) RNA using the cobas TaqScreen WNV Test. OnExpand
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New Hosts of The Lassa Virus
Lassa virus (LASV) causes a deadly haemorrhagic fever in humans, killing several thousand people in West Africa annually. For 40 years, the Natal multimammate rat, Mastomys natalensis, has beenExpand
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Tick prevention at a crossroad: new and renewed solutions.
Ticks have major economic impact through diseases they transmit, direct losses due to their detrimental effect and the efforts invested in prevention measures directed against them. ChemicalExpand
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Distribution and genetic diversity of porcine hokovirus in wild boars
Porcine hokovirus (PHoV), a newly discovered member of the family Parvoviridae and the proposed genus Hokovirus, is considered phylogenetically distinct from other parvoviruses. Here, we report aExpand
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