Novel swine-origin influenza virus A (H1N1): the first pandemic of the 21st century.

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An influenza epidemic was detected in April 2009 at the border between the United States and Mexico. The virus was identified soon after to be a swine-origin influenza virus A (S-OIV A) (H1N1). This virus has an HA gene that is derived from the 1918 swine influenza virus and other genes from human, avian, and Eurasian swine influenza viruses. Clinically, it… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/S0929-6646(09)60369-7

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@article{Chang2009NovelSI, title={Novel swine-origin influenza virus A (H1N1): the first pandemic of the 21st century.}, author={Luan-Ying Chang and Shin-Ru Shih and Pei-Lan Shao and Daniel Tsung-Ning Huang and Li-Min Huang}, journal={Journal of the Formosan Medical Association = Taiwan yi zhi}, year={2009}, volume={108 7}, pages={526-32} }