The central European lineage of Usutu virus was isolated from a blackbird (Turdus merula), which was found dead in the city of Brno, Czech Republic, in 2011. The virus RNA was detected in two other dead blackbirds in Brno during 2012.
- Turdus merula
- Usutu virus
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Immunology and Microbiology(all)