Incidence of JC viruria is higher than that of BK viruria in Taiwan.

@article{Tsai1997IncidenceOJ,
  title={Incidence of JC viruria is higher than that of BK viruria in Taiwan.},
  author={R. T.-H. Tsai and Meilin Wang and Wen-hu Ou and Yee Lean Lee and Shu Yuan Li and Claire Y. Fung and Yuan Li Huang and T Y Tzeng and Yu-ping Chen and Deching Chang},
  journal={Journal of medical virology},
  year={1997},
  volume={52 3},
  pages={253-7}
}
To investigate the prevalence of human polyomaviruses in Taiwan, urine samples from immunocompetent (healthy), transient immunocompromised (pregnant), and prolonged immunosuppressed (autoimmune disease) individuals were collected throughout the island. The viral DNA in the urine was detected by the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and Southern blot. The… CONTINUE READING