Prevalence and epidemiology of pandemic H1N1 strains in hospitals of Eastern India.

@inproceedings{Mukherjee2010PrevalenceAE,
  title={Prevalence and epidemiology of pandemic H1N1 strains in hospitals of Eastern India.},
  author={Anupam Mukherjee and Tapatee Kundu Roy and Anurodh Shankar Agrawal and Mehuli Sarkar and Renu B. Lal and Sekhar K. Chakrabarti and Mamta Chawla-Sarkar},
  year={2010}
}
A novel Influenza A (pH1N1) virus which emerged in April, 2009, spread rapidly across the continents to become pandemic by June, 2009. In Eastern India, testing for influenza was initiated in June, 2009 and continued through July, 2010 to determine prevalence and epidemiological character of circulating pandemic H1N1 strain. Real time PCR was done on nasal and throat swab samples of patients with influenza like symptoms of those who sought medical care in local government hospitals. Of 2971… CONTINUE READING

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