Porcine rotavirus closely related to novel group of human rotaviruses

Mitsutaka Wakuda, Tomihiko Ide, Jun Sasaki, Satoshi Komoto, Junichi Ishii, Takeshi Sanekata, Koki Taniguchi

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We determined nucleotide sequences and inferred amino acid sequences of viral protein (VP) 4, VP6, VP7, and nonstructural protein 4 genes of a porcine rotavirus strain (SKA-1) from Japan. The strain was closely related to a novel group of human rotavirus strains (B219 and J19).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1491-1493
Number of pages3
JournalEmerging Infectious Diseases
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 08-2011

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Epidemiology
  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases


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