Molecular epidemiology of respiratory syncytial virus during the 2009–2010 season in Latvia
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- Balmaks, R., Ribakova, I., Gardovska, D. et al. Arch Virol (2013) 158: 1089. doi:10.1007/s00705-012-1586-2
For the first time, we studied molecular epidemiology of respiratory syncytial virus in hospitalized children in Latvia. During the study period, ten unique group A and three group B strains were identified and assigned to a single genotype within each group—GA2 for group A and BA-IV for group B.