Andes hantavirus variant in rodents, southern Amazon Basin, PeruWOS
Emerging infectious diseases, Volume 20, Issue 2, 2014, Pages 257-260.
Keywords:amazon basinneacomys spinosusperubunyavirusesepidemiologyview more (6+)
We investigated hantaviruses in rodents in the southern Amazon Basin of Peru and identified an Andes virus variant from Neacomys spinosus mice. This finding extends the known range of this virus in South America and the range of recognized hantaviruses in Peru. Further studies of the epizoology of hantaviruses in this region are warranted...More