Genotype variability of human metapneumovirus, South Korea.

  title={Genotype variability of human metapneumovirus, South Korea.},
  author={Ju Young Chung and Tae Hee Han and Sang Woo Kim and Eung Soo Hwang},
  journal={Journal of medical virology},
  volume={80 5},
Human metapneumovirus (hMPV), a virus causing lower respiratory tract infections in children, is classified two major groups or genotypes of hMPV and recently existence of multiple lineages has been suggested. The purpose of this study was to examine the extent of genetic variation and circulation pattern of hMPV in Korea. Between January 2005 and April… CONTINUE READING