Peromyscus - Vector of Human Disease - Hantavirus

Hantavirus

The deer mouse came to the attention of the public when it was discovered to be the primary reservoir species for deer mice hantavirus.

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Peromyscus - Vector of Human Disease - Hantavirus
... The deer mouse came to the attention of the public when it was discovered to be the primary reservoir species for deer mice hantavirus. ...
Terry Yates - Hantavirus
... of the illness, which became known as the hantavirus, by using animal specimens which he had collected throughout the American Southwest ... Yates found that the hantavirus was carried by the deer mouse, a species which had a higher than usual population in early 1993 due to unusually wet weather in the region ... The discovery of the hantavirus' origin by Yates has helped to save lives and warn residents about the risks of the disease ...
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Curry Village, California - History - 2012 Hantavirus Outbreak
... Park Service announced that there were three confirmed cases and one probable case of Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome in visitors who stayed in Signature Tent Cabins in Curry. 14 percent of Yosemite deer mice carry hantavirus ... State health experts had told Yosemite about the possibility of hantavirus infection in 2010, but Yosemite declined to warn visitors because, according to park ranger Jana McCabe, there was only ...