Reassortant Group A Rotavirus from Straw-colored Fruit Bat (Eidolon helvum)
Mathew D. Esona, Slavica Mijatovic-Rustempasic, Christina Conrardy, Suxiang Tong, Ivan V. Kuzmin, Bernard Agwanda, Robert F. Breiman, Krisztian Banyai, Michael Niezgoda, Charles E. Rupprecht, Jon R. Gentsch, and Michael D. Bowen
Author affiliations: Author affilations: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (M.D. Esona, S. Mijatovic-Rustempasic, C. Conrardy, S. Tong , I.V. Kuzmin, M. Niezgoda, C.E. Rupprecht, J.R. Gentsch, M.D. Bowen); National Museum of Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya (B. Agwanda); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention–Kenya, Nairobi (R.F. Breiman); Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary (K. Banyai)
Figure 3. Phylograms indicating genetic relationships of partial or complete nucleotide sequences of A) viral protein 1 (VP1) partial, B) VP2, C) VP4 partial, D) VP6, and E) VP7 of bat rotavirus strain Bat/KE4852/07 (boldface) from Kenya with representatives of known human and animal rotavirus genotypes. Posterior probability values are indicated at each branch node. Scale bars indicate nucleotide substitutions per site. GenBank accession numbers of all strains used are listed in the Technical Appendix. Genotypes of each gene segment characterized in this study are listed to the right of each tree. Hu, human; Po, porcine; Si, simian; Ov, ovine; Lp, lapine; Bo, bovine; Av, avian; Eq, equine.
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