High prevalence of high-risk oncogenic human papillomaviruses harboring atypical distribution in women of childbearing age living in Libreville, Gabon.

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The extent of human papillomavirus (HPV) genital shedding and type-specific diversity were evaluated in 354 consecutive women of childbearing age living in Libreville, Gabon. Detection of HPV DNA was performed by PCR using the MY09/MY11 primer set on DNA extracted from endocervical swabs. All PCR positive specimens were subjected to direct sequencing and… (More)

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@article{SiMohamed2005HighPO, title={High prevalence of high-risk oncogenic human papillomaviruses harboring atypical distribution in women of childbearing age living in Libreville, Gabon.}, author={Ali Si-Mohamed and Ang{\'e}lique Ndjoyi-Mbiguino and Kate S Cuschieri and Isabelle Ndombi Onas and Isabelle Colombet and Francis Ozouaki and J{\'e}r{\^o}me Le Goff and Heather Ann Cubie and Laurent B{\'e}lec}, journal={Journal of medical virology}, year={2005}, volume={77 3}, pages={430-8} }