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Detection of G12 human rotaviruses in Nepal

Pun, S. B., Nakagomi, T., Sherchand, J. B., Pandey, B. D., Cuevas, Luis ORCID:, Cunliffe, N. A., Hart, C. Anthony and Nakagomi, O. (2007) 'Detection of G12 human rotaviruses in Nepal'. Emerging Infectious Diseases, Vol 13, Issue 3, pp. 482-484.

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Of 731 stool specimens collected from children with diarrhea in Kathmandu, Nepal, from August 2004 through July 2005, 170 (23.3%) tested positive for rotavirus. Reverse transcription-PCR, including a revised G12-specific primer set, identified 56 (32.9%) as G2P[4] and 39 (23.0%) as G12 with P[6], P[8], or P[4].

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: No DOI.
Uncontrolled Keywords: molecular epidemiology diarrhea children strains specificity emergence vaccines pattern adults
Subjects: WC Communicable Diseases > Virus Diseases > General RNA Virus Infections > WC 501 RNA virus infections (General or not elsewhere classified)
WS Pediatrics > Diseases of Children and Adolescents > By System > WS 312 Diarrheal disorders
Faculty: Department: Groups (2002 - 2012) > Child & Reproductive Health Group
Depositing User: Ms Julia Martin
Date Deposited: 16 Dec 2010 10:55
Last Modified: 06 Feb 2018 13:01


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