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Volume 12, Number 9—September 2006

Eighth Major Clade for Hepatitis Delta Virus

Frédéric Le Gal*1, Elyanne Gault*1, Marie-Pierre Ripault†, Jeanne Serpaggi‡, Jean-Claude Trinchet§, Emmanuel Gordien*, and Paul Dény*Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: *Hôpital Avicenne and EA3406, Université Paris 13, Bobigny, France; †Hôpital Saint-Louis, Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris, France; ‡Hôpital Necker, Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris, France; §Hôpital Jean Verdier, Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris, Bondy, France

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Table 1

Four overlapping regions amplified by reverse transcription–PCR for full-length genome sequence determination

Region* Primer name† Primer position Nucleotide sequence of the primers (5´–3´)
(889–1289) 889s 889–911 CATGCCGACCCGAAGAGGAAAG
(305–1161) 305s 305–328 CTCCAGAGGACCCCTTCAGCGAAC
(962–331) 962s 962–984 GTACACTCGAGGAGTGGAAGGCG
(120–619) 120s 120–140 GTCCCAAGAGGGCGAGGGGAG

*Name of the amplified region and position on the genome (according to Wang et al. [10]).
†s, forward primer; as, reverse primer.

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1These authors contributed equally to this work.

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