Reassortant Highly Pathogenic Influenza A(H5N6) Virus in Laos

@inproceedings{Wong2015ReassortantHP,
  title={Reassortant Highly Pathogenic Influenza A(H5N6) Virus in Laos},
  author={Frank Y.K. Wong and Phouvong Phommachanh and Wantanee Kalpravidh and Chintana Chanthavisouk and Jeffrey S. Gilbert and John Bingham and Kelly R. Davies and J. Cooke and Debbie Eagles and Sithong Phiphakhavong and Songhua Shan and Vittoria Stevens and David T. Williams and Phachone Bounma and Bounkhouang Khambounheuang and Christopher J. Morrissy and Bounlom Douangngeun and Subhash Morzaria},
  booktitle={Emerging infectious diseases},
  year={2015}
}
In March 2014, avian influenza in poultry in Laos was caused by an emergent influenza A(H5N6) virus. Genetic analysis indicated that the virus had originated from reassortment of influenza A(H5N1) clade 2.3.2.1b, variant clade 2.3.4, and influenza A(H6N6) viruses that circulate broadly in duck populations in southern and eastern China. 
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