Characterization of a G1P[8] rotavirus causing an outbreak of gastroenteritis in the Northern Territory, Australia, in the vaccine era

@inproceedings{Donato2014CharacterizationOA,
  title={Characterization of a G1P[8] rotavirus causing an outbreak of gastroenteritis in the Northern Territory, Australia, in the vaccine era},
  author={Celeste M. Donato and Daniel J. Cowley and Thomas Snelling and Asmik Akopov and Ewen F. Kirkness and Carl D Kirkwood},
  booktitle={Emerging Microbes & Infections},
  year={2014}
}
In 2010, a large outbreak of rotavirus gastroenteritis occurred in the Alice Springs region of the Northern Territory, Australia. The outbreak occurred 43 months after the introduction of the G1P[8] rotavirus vaccine Rotarix®. Forty-three infants were hospitalized during the outbreak and analysis of fecal samples from each infant revealed a G1P[8] rotavirus strain. The outbreak strain was adapted to cell culture and neutralization assays were performed using VP7 and VP4 neutralizing monoclonal… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 42 references

Annual immunisation coverage report , 2010

  • B Jiang
  • Commun Dis Intell Q Rep
  • 2013

Novel NSP 1 genotype characterised in an African camel G 8 P [ 11 ] rotavirus strain

  • KC Jere, Esona, YH Ali
  • Infect Genet Evol
  • 2013

Novel NSP 4 genotype in a camel G 10 P [ 15 ] rotavirus strain

  • H Papp, LZ Al-Mutairi, W Chehadeh
  • Acta Microbiol Immunol Hung
  • 2012

Rotavirus in the Northern Territory before and after vaccination

  • T Snelling, P Markey, J Carapetis, R Andrews
  • Microbiol Aust
  • 2012

Safety and efficacy of a pentavalent humanbovine ( WC 3 ) reassortant rotavirus vaccine

  • T Vesikari, DO Matson, P Dennehy
  • N Engl J Med
  • 2012

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…