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BVA President mans up for hantavirus research project

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ROBIN Hargreaves, the BVA President, volunteered to take part in a study being conducted by Public Health England (PHE) to determine the risk of hantavirus infection to human health. Nurses from PHE were present at the BSAVA congress in Birmingham last week to collect blood samples and information from volunteers within the veterinary professions. The data gathered at the congress will be fed into the wider study.

Hantaviruses are normally carried by rodents and are present throughout the world. They cause a range of diseases …

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