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Patawa Virus, a New Arenavirus Hosted by Forest Rodents in French Guiana

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Molecular screening of rodents from French Guiana has detected a new arenavirus, named ''Pata-wa,'' in two Oecomys species (Muridae, Sigmodontinae). Further investigations are needed to better understand the circulation of this virus in rodent and human populations and its public health impact.
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pasteur-01082196 , version 1 (12-11-2014)

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Anne Lavergne, Benoit de Thoisy, Damien Donato, Amandine Guidez, Séverine Matheus, et al.. Patawa Virus, a New Arenavirus Hosted by Forest Rodents in French Guiana. EcoHealth, 2014, pp.10.1007/s10393-014-0971-6. ⟨10.1007/s10393-014-0971-6⟩. ⟨pasteur-01082196⟩
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