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Volume 10, Number 5—May 2004

Research

Endemic Venezuelan Equine Encephalitis in Northern Peru

Patricia V. Aguilar*, Ivorlyne P. Greene*, Lark L. Coffey*, Gladys Medina*1, Abelardo C. Moncayo*2, Michael Anishchenko*, George V. Ludwig†, Michael J. Turell‡, Monica L. O’Guinn‡, John Lee‡, Robert B. Tesh*, Douglas M. Watts†, Kevin L. Russell†, Christine Hice*, Stephen Yanoviak*, Amy C. Morrison§, Terry A. Klein‡, David J. Dohm‡, Hilda Guzman*, Amelia P.A. Travassos da Rosa*, Carolina Guevara†, Tadeusz Kochel†, James Olson†, Cesar Cabezas¶, and Scott C. Weaver*Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: *University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA; †Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima, Peru; ‡U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Maryland, USA; §University of California, Davis, California, USA; ¶Instituto Nacional de Salud, Lima, Peru

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Table 4

Results of the plaque reduction neutralization tests between members of Venezuelan equine encephalitis subtype IIIa

Antiserum (subtype/variety)
Virus strain (subtype/variety)
Mucambo (IIIA)
Tonate (IIIB)
71D1252 (IIIC)
PE407660 (IIID)
Mucambo (IIIA)
1
2
16
8
Tonate (IIIB)
4
1
>160
8
71D1252 (IIIC)
>32
4
1
2
PE4.07660 (IIID) 8 16 2 1

aNumbers indicate ratios of homologous to heterologous reciprocal titers.

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1Current affiliation is Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Científicas, Caracas, Venezuela.

2Current affiliation is Department of Biological Sciences, Ohio Northern University, Ada, Ohio.

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