Widespread rotavirus H in domesticated pigs, United States

Douglas Marthaler, Kurt Rossow, Marie Culhane, Sagar Goyal, Jim Collins, Jelle Matthijnssens, Martha Nelson, Max Ciarlet

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We investigated the presence in US pigs of rotavirus H (RVH), identified in pigs in Japan and Brazil. From 204 samples collected during 2006-2009, we identified RVH in 15% of fecal samples from 10 US states, suggesting that RVH has circulated in the United States since 2002, but probably longer.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1195-1198
Number of pages4
JournalEmerging infectious diseases
Issue number7
StatePublished - Jul 2014


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