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- Geng, Yansheng, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Transboundary and emerging diseases 2019 v.66 no.2 pp. 1085-1089
- Hepatitis E virus; adults; antibodies; emerging diseases; genotype; immunoglobulin G; immunoglobulin M; occupational exposure; odds ratio; rabbits; risk factors; seroprevalence; slaughterhouses; China
- ... Hepatitis E virus (HEV) was first detected in rabbits in the year 2009. Rabbit HEV is now known to be widely prevalent in rabbits and tentatively assigned into genotype 3 (HEV‐3) as subgenotype‐3ra (HEV‐3ra). However, its role in human infection remains undetermined. This study was conducted to investigate the prevalence of HEV infection among rabbit slaughterhouse workers and to identify whether ...