Research and analysis

Hantavirus infection in people: sero-surveillance study in England

Preliminary results of a sero-surveillance study in groups with exposure to pet and wild rats to determine the risk of hantavirus infection.

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This document includes details of:

  • the sero-surveillance study conducted in England in groups with exposure to pet and wild rats to determine the risk of hantavirus infection in these groups
  • interim public health advice
  • further studies to determine the risk of human infection exposed to this group of animals
Published 1 September 2014