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Hendra

(ˈhɛndrə)
n
(Biochemistry) a virus that affects humans and horses, causing a fatal, influenza-like illness
[C20: after the suburb of Brisbane, the location of the outbreak during which the virus was first isolated]
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Hendra virus (HeV) is an emerging zoonotic paramyxovirus for which natural reservoirs are the 4 species of flying fox (Pteropus bats) found on mainland Australia (1).
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ua It is caused by a ribonucleic acid virus of the family Paramyxoviridae, and is closely related to the Hendra virus.