Influenza A(H1N1) pdm09 virus among healthy show pigs, United States

Gregory C. Gray, Jeffrey B. Bender, Carolyn B. Bridges, Russell F. Daly, Whitney S. Krueger, Michael J. Male, Gary L. Heil, John A. Friary, Robin B. Derby, Nancy J. Cox

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Within 5 months after the earliest detection of human influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 virus, we found molecular and culture evidence of the virus in healthy US show pigs. The mixing of humans and pigs at swine shows possibly could further the geographic and cross-species spread of influenza A viruses.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1519-1521
Number of pages3
JournalEmerging infectious diseases
Issue number9
StatePublished - Aug 2012
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Epidemiology
  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases


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