Identification of Hepatitis E Virus in the Feces of Red Foxes (Vulpes vulpes)

  title={Identification of Hepatitis E Virus in the Feces of Red Foxes (Vulpes vulpes)},
  author={Zs{\'o}fia Lanszki and Korn{\'e}lia Kurucz and Safia Zeghbib and G{\'a}bor Kemenesi and J{\'o}zsef Lanszki and Ferenc Jakab},
  journal={Animals : an Open Access Journal from MDPI},
Simple Summary Orthohepeviruses, commonly known as Hepatitis E virus (HEV), is a diverse virus group belonging to the family of Hepeviridae and is responsible for acute hepatitis in humans worldwide. These viruses show a relatively strict host specificity, e.g., rodent-related, avian-related, or even bat-related virus groups. However, similar (HEV-like) viruses have been identified in carnivores; some of them form a new genetically separated group, while others show a close evolutionary… 
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