Infectivity of equine H3N8 influenza virus in bovine cells and calves.

TitleInfectivity of equine H3N8 influenza virus in bovine cells and calves.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsLin C, Holland RE, McCoy MH, Donofrio-Newman J, Vickers ML, Chambers TM
JournalInfluenza and other respiratory viruses
Volume4
Issue6
Pagination357-61
Date Published2010 Nov
ISSN1750-2659
KeywordsAnimals, Cattle, Cattle Diseases, Cells, Cultured, Disease Models, Animal, Epithelial Cells, Horse Diseases, Horses, Influenza A Virus, H3N8 Subtype, Kentucky, Orthomyxoviridae Infections, Retrospective Studies, Seroepidemiologic Studies
Abstract

Serological evidence for influenza A, subtype H1 and H3 virus infections of bovines, associated with respiratory disease and decreased milk production, has been reported. Equine H3N8 influenza virus circulates widely and was responsible for the introduction of H3N8 influenza into canines.

Alternate JournalInfluenza Other Respi Viruses