Table 4.

Summary of reassortant viruses tested for replication and transmission in ferrets

VirusReplicationTransmission
DirectRespiratory droplet
P10*4/44/44/4
2RCP10:6M984/44/43/4
RCP10 (A189, G192)4/44/40/4
RCP10 (T189, R192)4/44/40/4
2WF10:6RCP104/43/41/4
  • *Two separate studies of 2 infected, 2 direct, and 2 respiratory droplet contacts each.

  • Minimal shedding for 1 of the 3 positive direct contacts.