Porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) is newly emerging in the United States. PEDV strain USA/Colorado/2013 (CO/13) was obtained from a 7-day-old piglet with severe diarrhea, and the complete genome was sequenced to further study the PEDV outbreak in the United States.
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We thank Lotus Solmonson, Mark Diehl, Amanda Foss, and Lindsey Raymond for their technical assistance and Marie Culhane for her editing. Funding for this project was provided by the Rapid Agricultural Response Fund, established by the Minnesota legislature and administered by the University of Minnesota Agricultural Experiment Station and the University of Minnesota Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory.
© 2013 Marthaler et al.