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Volume 16, Number 11—November 2010

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Genome Sequence Conservation of Hendra Virus Isolates during Spillover to Horses, Australia

Glenn A. MarshComments to Author , Shawn Todd, Adam Foord, Eric Hansson, Kelly Davies, Lynda Wright, Chris Morrissy, Kim Halpin1, Deborah Middleton, Hume E. Field, Peter Daniels, and Lin-Fa Wang
Author affiliations: Australian Animal Health Laboratory, Geelong, Victoria, Australia (G.A. Marsh, S. Todd, A. Foord, E. Hansson, K. Davies, L. Wright, C. Morrissy, K. Halpin, D. Middleton, P. Daniels, L.-F. Wang); Australian Biosecurity Cooperative Research Centre for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia (H.E. Field, L.-F. Wang); Biosecurity Queensland, Brisbane (H.E. Field); 1Current affiliation: Life Technologies, Singapore.

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Table 2

Nucleotide and amino acid residue changes in recent Hendra virus isolates compared with the original isolate, Australia

Isolate Full genome variation (%) Open reading frame (length in nt)
N (1,599)
P (2,124)
M (1,059)
F (1,641)
G (1,815)
L (6,735)
nt aa nt aa nt aa nt aa nt aa nt aa
Hendra virus/Australia/horse/2006/Murwillumbah (GenBank accession no. HM044318) 171 (0.94) 16 6 5 4 6 2 2 1 4 2 39 10
Hendra virus/Australia/horse/2007/Peachester (GenBank accession no. HM044319) 87 (0.47) 2 1 13 4 5 1 10 1 12 2 57 11
Hendra virus/Australia/horse/2007/Clifton Beach (GenBank accession no. HM044321) 139 (0.76) 12 4 6 3 5 1 11 1 5 0 48 11
Hendra virus/Australia/horse/2008/Redlands (GenBank accession no. HM044317) 186 (1.02) 16 4 14 2 4 1 13 1 11 0 59 12
Hendra virus/Australia/horse/2008/Proserpine (GenBank accession no. HM044320) 183 (1.00) 17 4 15 4 7 2 9 1 11 1 64 11

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