Emerging Viral Zoonoses from Wildlife Associated with Animal-Based Food Systems: Risks and Opportunities

  title={Emerging Viral Zoonoses from Wildlife Associated with Animal-Based Food Systems: Risks and Opportunities},
  author={Kris A. Murray and Toph Allen and Elizabeth H. Loh and Catherine Machalaba and Peter Daszak},
  journal={Food Safety Risks from Wildlife},
  pages={31 - 57}
Zoonotic viruses of wildlife origin have caused the majority of recent emerging infectious diseases (EIDs) that have had significant impacts on human health or economies. Animal consumption-based food systems, ranging from the harvest of free-ranging wild species (hereafter, wild harvest systems) to the in situ stocking of domestic or farmed wild animals (hereafter, animal production systems), have been implicated in the emergence of many of these viruses, including HIV, Ebola, SARS, and highly… 

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