Archives of Virology

, Volume 113, Issue 3, pp 279–282

Presumptive seventh serotype of human rotavirus

  • S. Urasawa
  • T. Urasawa
  • F. Wakasugi
  • N. Kobayashi
  • K. Taniguchi
  • I. C. Lintag
  • M. C. Saniel
  • H. Goto
Brief Report

DOI: 10.1007/BF01316680

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Urasawa, S., Urasawa, T., Wakasugi, F. et al. Archives of Virology (1990) 113: 279. doi:10.1007/BF01316680
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Summary

Four group A human rotaviruses having antigenic specificity of subgroup I and ‘long’ RNA electropherotype were isolated in MA104 cell cultures. Cross-neutralization tests with hyperimmune antisera suggested that they are serologically distinct from the six previously recognized human rotavirus serotypes.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Urasawa
    • 1
  • T. Urasawa
    • 1
  • F. Wakasugi
    • 1
  • N. Kobayashi
    • 1
  • K. Taniguchi
    • 1
  • I. C. Lintag
    • 2
  • M. C. Saniel
    • 2
  • H. Goto
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Hygiene and EpidemiologySapporo Medical CollegeSapporoJapan
  2. 2.Research Institute for Tropical Medicine, AlabangMuntinlupa, Metro ManilaPhilippines
  3. 3.Department of Veterinary MicrobiologyObihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary MedicineObihiroJapan