Earlier this summer, Hong Kong faced a rampant rodent problem. Photo: Alamy

Rat Hepatitis E: a ‘wake-up call’ for Hong Kong to shape up on public hygiene after man, 56, becomes world’s first person infected with virus

Top HKU microbiologist investigating the case says more time needed to understand why man was infected with virus previously found only in rats and ferrets

Topic |   Hong Kong health care and hospitals

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Earlier this summer, Hong Kong faced a rampant rodent problem. Photo: Alamy
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