Epidemiology of rotavirus serotypes in Melbourne, Australia, from 1973 to 1989.

@article{Bishop1991EpidemiologyOR,
  title={Epidemiology of rotavirus serotypes in Melbourne, Australia, from 1973 to 1989.},
  author={Ruth F. Bishop and Leanne E. Unicomb and Graeme L. Barnes},
  journal={Journal of clinical microbiology},
  year={1991},
  volume={29 5},
  pages={
          862-8
        }
}
Fecal rotavirus strains collected between 1973 and 1989 from 943 children admitted with acute diarrhea to one hospital in Melbourne, Australia, were serotyped by using an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay. The assay incorporated neutralizing monoclonal antibodies specific for VP7 of the four major human serotypes (1 through 4). A serotype could be assigned to 690 of 943 specimens (73.2%). Typeable strains comprised serotype 1 (72.5%), serotype 2 (6.8%), serotype 3 (2.9%), or serotype 4 (15.4… CONTINUE READING
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