• Medicine
  • Published in Blood 1999

TT virus: a mother-to-child transmitted rather than bloodborne virus.

@article{Yokozaki1999TTVA,
  title={TT virus: a mother-to-child transmitted rather than bloodborne virus.},
  author={S Yokozaki and Yoshihide Fukuda and Isao Nakano and Yoshiaki Katano},
  journal={Blood},
  year={1999},
  volume={93 10},
  pages={
          3569-70
        }
}
To the Editor: An unenveloped single-stranded DNA virus, TT virus (TTV), was initially identified as a transfusion-transmissible agent reported to be associated with non-A-G hepatitis by Nishizawa et al.[1][1] At present, transfusion of blood and blood products is supposed to be a major route of