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Evolutionary analysis of foot-and-mouth disease virus serotype SAT 1 isolates from east africa suggests two independent introductions from southern africa

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BioMed Central Ltd.
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  • Background: In East Africa
  • Foot-And-Mouth Disease Virus Serotype Sat 1 Is Responsible For Occasional Severe Outbreaks In Livest
  • Little Is Known About The Evolutionary Forces Underlying Its Epidemiology In The Region
  • To Enhance Our Appreciation Of The Epidemiological Status Of Serotype Sat 1 Virus In The Region
  • We Inferred Its Evolutionary And Phylogeographic History By Means Of Genealogy-Based Coalescent Meth
  • Results: The Vp1 Coding Sequence Of 11 Serotype Sat 1 Fmd Viruses From East Africa Has Been Determin
  • Purifying (Negative) Selection And Low Substitution Rates Characterized The Sat 1 Virus Isolates In
  • Two Virus Groups With Probable Independent Introductions From Southern Africa Were Identified From A
  • One Group Was Exclusive Touganda While The Other Was Present Within Kenya And Tanzania
  • Conclusions: Our Results Provide A Baseline Characterization Of The Inter-Regional Spread Of Sat 1 I
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  • Medicine

Abstract

Evolutionary analysis of foot-and-mouth disease virus serotype SAT 1 isolates from east africa suggests two independent introductions from southern africa - DTU Orbit (28/03/14) Evolutionary analysis of foot-and-mouth disease virus serotype SAT 1 isolates from east africa suggests two independent introductions from southern africa - DTU Orbit (28/03/14) Evolutionary analysis of foot-and-mouth disease virus serotype SAT 1 isolates from east africa suggests two independent introductions from southern africa Sangula, A. K., Belsham, G., Muwanika, V. B., Heller, R., Balinda, S. N., Masembe, C. & Siegismund, H. R. 2010 In : B M C Evolutionary Biology. 10, 371 Publication: Research - peer-review › Journal article – Annual report year: 2011

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