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Volume 15, Number 4—April 2009
The Amazon Region

Human Febrile Illness Caused by Encephalomyocarditis Virus Infection, Peru

M. Steven Oberste, Eduardo Gotuzzo, Patrick Blair, W. Allan Nix, Thomas G. Ksiazek, James A. Comer, Pierre E. Rollin, Cynthia S. Goldsmith, James Olson, and Tadeusz J. Kochel
Author affiliations: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (M.S. Oberste, W.A. Nix, T.G. Ksiazek, J.A. Comer, P. Rollin, C.S. Goldsmith); Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru (E. Gotuzzo); Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima (P. Blair, J. Olson, T.J. Kochel)

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Oligonucleotide primers used for cardiovirus PCR amplification and sequencing*

Primer Sequence (5′ → 3′) Region Coordinates Reference
AN315 GGYRCTGGGGTTGYRCCGC 5′-NTR 618–600 This study

*NTR, nontranslated region; VP1, viral protein 1.

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