Possum enteroviruses – potential vectors for biocontrol of possums: Antibody responses and viral excretion in possums exposed to possum enteroviruses by the oral route

Two strains of enteroviruses, W1 and W6, were isolated from the colon contents of apparent healthy wild possums captured in Tokomaru, North Island, New Zealand. In order to understand the pathogenesis of these enteroviruses for possums, we infected naïve possums by the oral route.

Author Zheng, T. and Chiang, H.
Date 2005-05-02
Year 2005
Secondary title 13th Australasian Vertebrate Pest Conference
Place published Wellington, NZ
Publisher Landcare Research
Institution AgResearch Limited
Pages 310-310
Control method Biological Control
Region NZ
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