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Table 1 Sources of hepatitis E virus inocula used to infect the cynomolgus monkeys

From: Infection by Brazilian and Dutch swine hepatitis E virus strains induces haematological changes in Macaca fascicularis

Source Inocula Anti-HEV serology HEV RT-PCR/real-time PCR Genotype Age of monkey (years) Animal ID
Swine Pooled faeces (3.0 ml) _ HEV RNA+/105 copies/ml 3 15 I3
18 Q11
2 X15
Swine Pooled faeces (3.0 ml) _ HEV RNA+/106 copies/ml 3 11 O1
17 G3
19 F3
Child, female, 3 months old (FALF*) Serum and faeces (1.0 ml) Undetectable Undetectable/103 copies/ml 3 7 R7
Adult, male, 30 years old (AH**) Serum (1.0 ml) IgG+/IgM+ HEV RNA+/106 copies/ml 3 14 J3
- 10% Phosphate-buffered saline (1.0 ml) _ Undetectable _ 16 I2
18 Q12
  1. FALF* – fatal acute liver failure; AH** – acute hepatitis.