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- Niwa, Hidekazu, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- BMC veterinary research 2017 v.13 no.1 pp. 187
- Getah virus; epizootic diseases; monitoring; racehorses; sequence analysis; seroprevalence; swine; viruses; Japan
- ... BACKGROUND: We studied a recent epizootic of Getah virus infection among pigs in the southern part of Ibaraki Prefecture and the northern part of Chiba Prefecture, Japan, focusing on its possible association with outbreaks in racehorses in 2014 and 2015. The genomic sequence of a Getah virus strain from an infected pig was analyzed to evaluate the degree of identity with the strains from horses. R ...
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