Rio Mamore Virus and Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome, Brazil

@inproceedings{Oliveira2014RioMV,
  title={Rio Mamore Virus and Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome, Brazil },
  author={Renata Carvalho de Oliveira and Marcelo Cordeiro-Santos and Alexandro Guterres and Jorlan Fernandes and Alexsandro X. de Melo and Guilherme A.P. Jo{\~a}o and Maria A.M. Novais and Elizabeth S. Travassos da Rosa and Pedro Fernando da Costa Vasconcelos and Stefan Vilges de Oliveira and Bernardino Cl{\'a}udio de Albuquerque and Elba Regina Sampaio de Lemos},
  booktitle={Emerging infectious diseases},
  year={2014}
}
To the Editor: Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) is an acute, severe, frequently fatal disease associated with cardiopulmonary failure; it is caused by hantaviruses naturally hosted by wild rodents. Rio Mamore virus (RIOMV) was first described in 1996 in Bolivia; it was associated with the small-eared pygmy rice rat, Oligo-ryzomys microtis (1… CONTINUE READING