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Volume 20, Number 3—March 2014

Mixed Scrub Typhus Genotype, Shandong, China, 2011

Meng Zhang, Zhong-Tang ZhaoComments to Author , Xian-Jun Wang, Zhong Li, Lei Ding, Shu-Jun Ding, and Li-Ping Yang
Author affiliations: Shandong University, Jinan, China (M. Zhang, Z.-T. Zhao, L. Ding, L.P. Yang); Shandong Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Jinan (X.-J. Wang, Z. Li, S.-J. Ding)

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Nucleotide sequence homologies of partial 56-kDa type-specific antigen gene sequences among Orientia tsutsugamushi genotypes and reference strains, China, 2011

Genotype O. tsutsugamushi reference strains, % identity
HSX Sdu-2 Gilliam Karp Kato Kawasaki TA686 HSB1
ZZF-KW 100 68.8 90.3 72.7 73.8 96.0 67.3 74.7
ZZF-HSB 68.8 100 68.1 72.1 66.6 67.7 77.8 74.3

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