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Table 1 Details of faecal specimens collected from domestic horses and foals in Kolkata, India during January 2010 and screening for rotavirus and picobirnavirus by PAGE and RT-PCR assay.

From: Genogroup I picobirnavirus in diarrhoeic foals: Can the horse serve as a natural reservoir for human infection?

Sl. No. Sample code Age and Sex Health status Stool consistency PAGE Screening RT-PCR
      RV PBV RV PBV
1. BG-Eq-1 3 yr/F (Filly) Healthy Normal - - - -
2. BG-Eq-2 5 yr/F (Mare) Diarrhoeic Loose - - - -
3. BG-Eq-3 10 m/F (Foal) Diarrhoeic Loose - - - (+) ve 201 bp GGI
4. BG-Eq-4 3 yr/M (Colt) Healthy Normal - - - -
5. BG-Eq-5 6 yr/M (Stallion) Healthy Normal - - - -
6. BG-Eq-6 9 m/M (Foal) Healthy Normal - - - -
7. BG-Eq-7 3 yr/M (Colt) Healthy Normal - - - -