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Volume 14, Number 5—May 2008


New Saffold Cardioviruses in 3 Children, Canada

Yacine Abed*† and Guy Boivin*†Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: *Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada; †Infectious Disease Research Centre, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada

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Table 2

Amino acid identities between Can112051-06 and prototype Saffold virus proteins*

Protein % Identity
L 76.1
VP4 97.2
VP2 83.9
VP3 85.2
VP1 76.7
2A 95.8
2B 97.6
2C 96.6
3A 100
3B 95.0
3C 96.8
3D 97.0

*Can112051-06 GenBank accession no. AM922293; Saffold virus GenBank accession no. EF165067.

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