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Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 delta variant (AY.127) from pet hamsters to humans, leading to onward human-to-human transmission: a case study

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Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 delta variant (AY.127) from pet hamsters to humans, leading to onward human-to-human transmission: a case study

Introduction

SARS-CoV-2 and its descendent variants have a wide host range besides humans. Natural human-to-animal infections have been documented in companion (dogs, cats, ferrets),

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  • Dileepan M
  • Di D
  • Huang Q
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Seroprevalence of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) exposure in pet cats and dogs in Minnesota, USA.