Multiple sublineages of influenza A virus (H5N1), Vietnam, 2005-2007.

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Journal Article

Phylogenetic analysis of influenza subtype H5N1 viruses isolated from Vietnam during 2005-2007 shows that multiple sublineages are present in Vietnam. Clade 2.3.4 viruses have replaced clade 1 viruses in northern Vietnam, and clade 1 viruses have been detected in southern Vietnam. Reassortment between these 2 sublineages has also occurred.

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Cited Authors

  • Dung Nguyen, T; Vinh Nguyen, T; Vijaykrishna, D; Webster, RG; Guan, Y; Malik Peiris, JS; Smith, GJD

Published Date

  • April 2008

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 14 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 632 - 636

PubMed ID

  • 18394281

Pubmed Central ID

  • 18394281

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1080-6059

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1080-6040

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3201/eid1404.071343

Language

  • eng