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Volume 13, Number 11—November 2007

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Onchocerca jakutensis Filariasis in Humans

Martina Koehsler*, Afschin Soleiman*, Horst Aspöck*, Herbert Auer*, and Julia Walochnik*Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: *Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria;

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Table 2

Sequence similarities in the mitochondrial 16S rRNA gene in the Onchocera sp. isolated in this study and other Onchocherca spp.*

Species % Sequence similarity
arm duk fas fle gib gut jak lie och ram vol This study
arm 100 91.56 96.00 96.00 94.67 93.78–94.22 94.22 93.33-93.78 93.33–93.78 93.33 91.55–92.00 93.78
duki 100 95.56 92.00 95.56 94.67–95.11 94.67 95.11 96.89–97.33 91.11 96.89–97.33 91.11
fas 100 95.56 96.89 96.00–96.44 96.44 96.44–96.88 95.56–96.00 93.33 94.66–95.11 96.00
fle 100 94.22 94.22–94.66 95.56 93.78–94.22 92.40–92.88 93.78 92.44–92.89 95.11
gib 100 97.78–98.22 97.78 96.89–97.33 94.67 93.78 93.77–94.22 97.33
gut 99.10–100 96.89–97.33 96.00–96.89 93.33–93.77 91.56–92.00 93.33–93.78 96.89–97.33
jak 100 98.22–98.67 92.88–93.33 92.44 92.00–92.44 99.56
lie 99.56–100 93.33–93.78 92.44–92.88 92.44–92.88 97.78–98.22
och 99.56–100 91.11–91.55 97.33–98.22 93.33–93.78
ram 100 90.22–90.67 92.00
vol 99.56–100 92.44–92.89
This study 100

*arm, armillata; duk, dukei; fas, fassiata; fle, flexuosa; gib, gibsoni; gut, gutturosa; jak, jakutensis; lie, lienalis; och, ochegni; ram, ramachandrini; vol, volvulus.

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