Rubella remains a significant burden in mainland China. In this report, 667 viruses collected in 24 of 31 provinces of mainland China during 2010-2012 were sequenced and analyzed, significantly extending previous reports on limited numbers of viruses collected before 2010. Only viruses of genotypes 1E and 2B were found. Genotype 1E viruses were found in all… (More)
For the love and the wonderful time together. ii ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Thanks to my advisor, Michael D. Graham and Juan J. de Pablo for their support, patience, and guidance. Thanks to former group members Richard Jendrejack and Yeng-Long Chen for their help and many discussions.