Volume 18, Number 3—March 2012
Serologic Evidence of Nipah Virus Infection in Bats, Vietnam
|Bat species||No. samples||No. (%) ELISA+||No. WB+/no. ELISA+||No. micro-NT+/no. ELISA+†|
|Cynopterus sphinx||109||3 (2.8)||2/2||0/3|
|Rousettus leschenaulti||74||31 (41.9)||18/20||2‡/31|
*+, positive; WB, Western blot; NT, neutralization test. Blank cells indicate that test was not done.
†Micro-NT was done only on specimens positive for Nipah virus by ELISA.
‡One of the NT-positive samples was negative by WB analysis.
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