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Volume 17, Number 8—August 2011

Enterovirus 68 among Children with Severe Acute Respiratory Infection, the Philippines

Tadatsugu Imamura, Naoko Fuji, Akira Suzuki, Raita Tamaki, Mariko Saito, Rapunzel Aniceto, Hazel Galang, Lydia Sombrero, Soccoro Lupisan, and Hitoshi OshitaniComments to Author 
Author affiliations: Author affiliations: Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai, Japan (T. Imamura, N. Fuji, A. Suzuki, H. Oshitani); Tohoku-Research Institute for Tropical Medicine Collaborating Research Center on Emerging and Reemerging Diseases, Muntinlupa City, the Philippines (R. Tamaki, M. Saito, R. Aniceto); Eastern Visayas Regional Medical Center, Tacloban City, the Philippines (R. Aniceto); Research Institute for Tropical Medicine, Muntinlupa City (H. Galang, L. Sombrero, S. Lupisan)

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Table 2

Sequence data used for analysis of EV isolates, the Philippines*

Strain GenBank accession no. Location Year
EV68.FR37-99 EF107098 France
EV68.CA62-1 AY426531 United States 1962
EV68.TX99 AY426527 United States 1999
EV68.TX03 AY426526 United States 2003
EV68.NY93 AY426525 United States 1993
EV68.MN98 AY426524 United States 1998
EV68.MD99 AY426523 United States 1999
EV68.MN89 AY426522 United States 1989
EV68.TX02-1 AY426520 United States 2002
EV68.MD02-1 AY426519 United States 2002
EV68.WI00 AY426517 United States 2000
EV68.MO00 AY426516 United States 2000
EV70 DQ201177 Japan ND
EV94 DQ916376 Egypt ND
PV1 DQ792910 Greece ND

*Sequences of 15 referential strains from previous studies, which were used for genetic analysis in this study, are listed above: 12 sequences of EV68, 1 sequence of EV70, EV94 and PV1. EV, enterovirus; ND, no data; PV, polio virus.

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