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Hendra virus vaccine
Hendra virus can transfer from animals to people.
Hendra virus can cause disease in horses and rarely in humans. The Hendra virus naturally occurs in flying foxes and it can be transmitted from flying fox to horse, horse to horse, and horse to human.