WNV-Infected Horses Not a Predictor for Humans

A Canadian study concluded that horses infected with West Nile virus (WNV) were not a reliable indicator for future human infections. The study was published in the June issue of Preventive Veterinary Medicine.

Researchers at the University of Saskatchewan reviewed 133 horse and 947 human WNV cases in Saskatchewan during the area's 2003 WNV outbreak. They found that in most

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