Survey for Bat Lyssaviruses, Thailand

  title={Survey for Bat Lyssaviruses, Thailand},
  author={Boonlert Lumlertdacha and Kalyanee Boongird and Sawai Wanghongsa and Supaporn Wacharapluesadee and Lawan Chanhome and Pkamatz Khawplod and Thiravat Hemachudha and Ivan V. Kuzmin and Charles E. Rupprecht},
  booktitle={Emerging infectious diseases},
Surveillance for lyssaviruses was conducted among bat populations in 8 provinces in Thailand. In 2002 and 2003, a total of 932 bats of 11 species were captured and released after serum collection. Lyssavirus infection was determined by conducting virus neutralization assays on bat serum samples. Of collected samples, 538 were either hemolysed or insufficient in volume, which left 394 suitable for analysis. These samples included the following: Pteropus lylei (n = 335), Eonycteris spelaea (n… CONTINUE READING
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