TABLE 1.

Detection of BEV in fecal extracts from cattle and deer

CPE result by animal sourceNo. (%) of extracts
± for CPE+ by RT-PCR
Cattle
    CPE+56/139 (40.3)51/56 (78)
    CPE−83/139 (59.7)21/39 (54)
    Total13972/95 (76)
Deer
    CPE+28/50 (56.3)14/28 (50)
    CPE−27/50 (44.7)5/27 (18)
    Total5019/50 (38)