Genotyping of hepatitis E virus from Vietnam.


To identify the genotype of Vietnamese isolates of human hepatitis E virus (HEV), phylogenetic analysis was performed for the open reading frame (ORF) 1 and ORF2 nucleotide sequences of the viral genome. HEV was detected by RT-PCR in 9 out of 141 sera collected from patients with a diagnosis of acute sporadic hepatitis in Hanoi, Vietnam. All of them had… (More)


  • Presentations referencing similar topics