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Volume 8, Number 6—June 2002

Research

Two New Rhabdoviruses (Rhabdoviridae) Isolated from Birds During Surveillance for Arboviral Encephalitis, Northeastern United States

Amelia P.A. Travassos da Rosa*, Thomas N. Mather†, Tsutomu Takeda†, Chris A. Whitehouse†, Robert E. Shope*, Vsevolod L. Popov*, Hilda Guzman*, Lark L. Coffey*, Tais P. Araujo*, and Robert B. Tesh*Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: *University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA; †University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island, USA;

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Table 1

Cross-reaction of CT-114 and RI-166 viruses with other selected rhabdoviruses by complement fixation test

Antigen Hyperimmune ascitic fluid
Connecticut New Minto Sawgrass Flanders CT-114 RI-166
Connecticut 256/≥64a 0 128/32 0 0 0
New Minto 0 256/≥64 0 0 0 0
Sawgrass 16/32 16/32 1,024/64 0 0 0
RI 907-36 0 0 0 ≥256/≥32 0 0
CT-114 0 0 0 0 256/64 0
RI-166b 0 0 0 0 0 128/≥8
RI-175 b
0
0
0
0
0
128/≥8
aReciprocal of ascitic fluid titer/reciprocal of antigen titer.
bRI-166 and RI 175 antigens were fluids from infected cell cultures.

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