Relationship between domestic and wild birds in live poultry market and a novel human H7N9 virus in China.

Abstract

To trace the source of the avian H7N9 viruses, we collected 99 samples from 4 live poultry markets and the family farms of 3 patients in Hangzhou city of Zhejiang province, China. We found that almost all positive samples came from chickens and ducks in live poultry markets. These results strongly suggest that the live poultry markets are the major source… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/infdis/jit478

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@article{Wang2014RelationshipBD, title={Relationship between domestic and wild birds in live poultry market and a novel human H7N9 virus in China.}, author={Chengmin Wang and Jing Wang and Wen Su and Shanshan Gao and Jing Luo and Min Zhang and Li Xie and Shelan Liu and Xiaodong Liu and Yu Chen and Yaxiong Jia and Hong Zhang and Hua Ding and Hongxuan He}, journal={The Journal of infectious diseases}, year={2014}, volume={209 1}, pages={34-7} }