We retrospectively demonstrated that an outbreak of severe respiratory disease in a pack of English foxhounds in the United Kingdom in September 2002 was caused by an equine influenza A virus (H3N8). We also demonstrated that canine respiratory tissue possesses the relevant receptors for infection with equine influenza virus.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Emerging Infectious Diseases|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 2008|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Microbiology (medical)
- Infectious Diseases