Kunjin virus

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Kunjin Virus

Kunjin virus is a mosquito-borne virus of the genus Flavivirus which has caused outbreaks of neurologic disease in horses. In 2011, more than 1000 horses were affected by an outbreak that occurred in New South Wales, Victoria, and Queensland. Kunjin virus is a strain of West Nile virus that is indigenous to Australia.
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Risk Factors

  • Horses That Live In Australia