Emerg Infect Dis. 2014 May;20(5). doi: 10.3201/eid2005.140164.
Full-Genome Analysis of Avian Influenza A(H5N1) Virus from a Human, North America, 2013.
Pabbaraju K, Tellier R, Wong S, Li Y, Bastien N, Tang JW, Drews SJ, Jang Y, Davis CT, Fonseca K, Tipples GA.
Full-genome analysis was conducted on the first isolate of a highly pathogenic avian influenza A(H5N1) virus from a human in North America. The virus has a hemagglutinin gene of clade 184.108.40.206c and is a reassortant with an H9N2 subtype lineage polymerase basic 2 gene. No mutations conferring resistance to adamantanes or neuraminidase inhibitors were found.
Canada, H5N1 subtype, H9N2 subtype, HPAI, North America, avian influenza, full genome, genome analysis, highly pathogenic avian influenza, human, influenza, influenza A, reassortant, viruses
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