Human viruses in animals in West Bengal: An ecological analysis

@article{Graves1975HumanVI,
  title={Human viruses in animals in West Bengal: An ecological analysis},
  author={I. L. Graves and J. Robert Oppenheimer},
  journal={Human Ecology},
  year={1975},
  volume={3},
  pages={105-130}
}
Viruses normally associated with man, or antibodies to such viruses, were found in animals in two villages in West Bengal during a 6-month survey. Eleven serotypes were isolated from the feces of seven vertebrate species and one serotype from flies. In one of the villages, echovirus 7 was most frequently isolated at the start of the study and was obtained from six species, including both mammals and birds, whereas poliovirus 1 occurred in two species at the end of the study. Repeated isolations… CONTINUE READING