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Genetic analysis of chikungunya viruses imported to mainland China in 2008

Kui Zheng1, Jiandong Li2, Quanfu Zhang2, Mifang Liang3, Chuan Li3, Miao Lin4, Jicheng Huang1, Hua Li4, Dapeng Xiang1, Ninlan Wang4, Ye Hong1, Li Huang5, Xiaobo Li1, Deguan Pan5, Wei Song5, Jun Dai4, Boxuan Guo1 and Dexin Li2*

Author Affiliations

1 Guangdong Inspection and Quarantine Technology Center, Guangzhou, China

2 State Key Laboratory for Molecular Virology and Genetic Engineering, Institute for Viral Disease Control and Prevention, China CDC, 100 Yingxinjie, Xuanwu District, Beijing 100052, China

3 State Key Laboratory for Infectious Disease Control and Prevention, 100 Yingxinjie, Xuanwu District, Beijing 100052, China

4 Guangdong Entry-exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau, Guangzhou, China

5 Guangzhou Baiyun Airport Entry-exit Inspectional and Quarantine Bureau, China

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Virology Journal 2010, 7:8  doi:10.1186/1743-422X-7-8

Published: 18 January 2010

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Table S1. Unique nucleic acid and related amino acid changes detected in the four imported CHIKVs.

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Table S2. Relevant synonymous changes identified in the imported Indian Ocean virus versus a selection of 22 CHIKV sequences.

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