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Zoonotic spillover infections with Borna disease virus 1 leading to fatal human encephalitis, 1999–2019: an epidemiological investigation

DOI to cite this document:
10.5283/epub.43842
Niller, Hans Helmut ; Angstwurm, Klemens ; Rubbenstroth, Dennis ; Schlottau, Kore ; Ebinger, Arnt ; Giese, Sebastian ; Wunderlich, Silke ; Banas, Bernhard ; Forth, Leonie F. ; Hoffmann, Donata ; Höper, Dirk ; Schwemmle, Martin ; Tappe, Dennis ; Schmidt-Chanasit, Jonas ; Nobach, Daniel ; Herden, Christiane ; Brochhausen, Christoph ; Velez-Char, Natalia ; Mamilos, Andreas ; Utpatel, Kirsten ; Evert, Matthias ; Zoubaa, Saida ; Riemenschneider, Markus J. ; Ruf, Viktoria ; Herms, Jochen ; Rieder, Georg ; Errath, Mario ; Matiasek, Kaspar ; Schlegel, Jürgen ; Liesche-Starnecker, Friederike ; Neumann, Bernhard ; Fuchs, Kornelius ; Linker, Ralf A. ; Salzberger, Bernd ; Freilinger, Tobias ; Gartner, Lisa ; Wenzel, Jürgen J. ; Reischl, Udo ; Jilg, Wolfgang ; Gessner, André ; Jantsch, Jonathan ; Beer, Martin ; Schmidt, Barbara
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Abstract

Background In 2018-19, Borna disease virus 1 (BoDV-1), the causative agent of Borna disease in horses, sheep, and other domestic mammals, was reported in five human patients with severe to fatal encephalitis in Germany. However, information on case frequencies, clinical courses, and detailed epidemiological analyses are still lacking. We report the occurrence of BoDV-1-associated encephalitis in ...

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