Classification of rotavirus VP4 and VP7 serotypes.

@article{Hoshino1996ClassificationOR,
  title={Classification of rotavirus VP4 and VP7 serotypes.},
  author={Yasutaka Hoshino and AlbertZ. Kapikian},
  journal={Archives of virology. Supplementum},
  year={1996},
  volume={12},
  pages={
          99-111
        }
}
Rotaviruses, members of the Reoviridae family, are major etiologic agents of acute nonbacterial gastroenteritis of the young in a wide variety of mammalian and avian species, including humans. The need for effective immunoprophylaxis against rotaviral gastroenteritis has stimulated interest in the biochemical, molecular, genetic, and clinical aspects of these agents with the aim of developing safe and effective vaccines. Because neutralizing antibodies appear to play an important role in… CONTINUE READING
BETA

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 43 CITATIONS

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…