Sheldgoose hepatitis B virus
- Warner B, Tsai P, Rodrigo A, Ofanoa M, Gane E, Munn S, et al. Evidence for reduced selection pressure on the hepatitis B virus core gene in hepatitis B e antigen-negative chronic hepatitis B. J Gen Virol. 2011;92:1800-8 pubmed publisher..This may be due to impaired antiviral immunity, and could contribute to the high levels of viral replication that cause liver inflammation in this disease. ..
- Guo H, Mason W, Aldrich C, Saputelli J, Miller D, Jilbert A, et al. Identification and characterization of avihepadnaviruses isolated from exotic anseriformes maintained in captivity. J Virol. 2005;79:2729-42 pubmed publisher..Despite this, all of the new isolates were infectious for primary cultures of Pekin duck hepatocytes, and infectivity in young Pekin ducks was demonstrated for all but the ashy-headed sheldgoose isolate...