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- Soares, Manoel do Carmo Pereira, et al. Show all 12 Authors
- Acta tropica 2015 v.152 pp. 56-59
- Hepatitis C virus; Hepatitis GB virus B; blood serum; cities; genomics; horses; human population; humans; phylogeny; reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction; viruses; Brazil
- ... The human Pegivirus (HPgV, also known as GBV-C virus or hepatitis G virus) is a lymphotropic RNA-virus phylogenetically related to the Hepatitis C virus, which infects approximately 5% of the world’s human population. Recently, two novel, presumably hepatotropic, pegiviruses, designated as equine Pegivirus (EPgV) and Theiler’s Disease Associated Virus (TDAV), were discovered in horses with clinica ...