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Volume 25, Number 2—February 2019

Differential Shedding and Antibody Kinetics of Zika and Chikungunya Viruses, Brazil

Fernando A. Bozza1, Andres Moreira-Soto1, Alexandra Rockstroh, Carlo Fischer, Alessandra D. Nascimento, Andrea S. Calheiros, Christian Drosten, Patrícia T. Bozza, Thiago Moreno L. Souza, Sebastian Ulbert, and Jan Felix DrexlerComments to Author 
Author affiliations: National Institute of Infectious Diseases Evandro Chagas, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (FIOCRUZ), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (F.A. Bozza, A.D. Nascimento); D’Or Institute for Research and Education, Rio de Janeiro (F.A. Bozza, A.D. Nascimento); Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, corporate member of Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, and Berlin Institute of Health, Institute of Virology, Berlin, Germany (A. Moreira-Soto, C. Fischer, C. Drosten, J.F. Drexler); Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology, Leipzig, Germany (A. Rockstroh, S. Ulbert); Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro (A.S. Calheiros, P.T. Bozza); German Centre for Infection Research, Berlin (C. Drosten, J.F. Drexler); Center for Technological Development in Health, Rio de Janeiro (T.M.L. Souza); Martsinovsky Institute of Medical Parasitology, Tropical and Vector-Borne Diseases, Sechenov University, Moscow, Russia (J.F. Drexler)

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Table 1

Sampling details for retrospective study of differential shedding and antibody kinetics of Zika virus and CHIKV, Brazil, 2016*

Sample no. Virus detected Days from symptom onset to sampling Collection date of acute-phase samples
DQ005 Zika virus 2 Mar 14
DQ028 Zika virus 1 Mar 21
DQ042 Zika virus 3 Mar 23
DQ47 Zika virus 2 Mar 28
DQ049 Zika virus 1 Mar 28
DQ058 Zika virus 4 Mar 30
DQ60 Zika virus 2 Mar 30
DQ62 Zika virus 3 Mar 30
DQ75 Zika virus 3 Apr 4
DQ77 Zika virus 5 Apr 5
DQ108 Zika virus 2 Apr 13
DQ116 Zika virus 2 Apr 14
DQ125 Zika virus 3 Apr 18
DQ131 Zika virus 5 Apr 18
DQ246 Zika virus 5 Jun 24
DQ030 CHIKV 3 Mar 21
DQ045 CHIKV 5 Mar 24
DQ054 CHIKV 2 Mar 30
DQ056 CHIKV 2 Mar 30
DQ057 CHIKV 3 Mar 30
DQ061 CHIKV 2 Mar 30
DQ071 CHIKV 4 Apr 4
DQ074 CHIKV 1 Apr 4
DQ079 CHIKV 3 Apr 5
DQ083 CHIKV 3 Apr 6
DQ085 CHIKV 4 Apr 7
DQ097 CHIKV 3 Apr 11
DQ113 CHIKV 5 Apr 13
DQ144 CHIKV 4 Apr 25
DQ170 CHIKV 2 May 3
DQ195 CHIKV 2 May 11
DQ210 CHIKV 2 May 16
DQ220 CHIKV 4 May 17

*CHIKV, chikungunya virus.

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1These authors contributed equally to this article.

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