Volume 17, Number 12—December 2011
West Nile Virus Infection of Birds, Mexico
|Species†||WNV strain||dpi||Viral load by tissue type, PFU/0.5 cm3
*WNV, West Nile virus; dpi, days postinoculation; NR, not reported because of insufficient sample collection.
†Deaths occurred in sparrows and grackles but not thrushes and chickens; thrushes and chickens were euthanized on 21 and 7 dpi, respectively, and tissues from these birds were negative for infectious WNV with the exception of 1 chicken-derived skin sample (102.0 PFU/0.5 cm3).
1Current affiliation: El Colegio de la Frontera Sur, Campeche, Mexico.
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